Walker Art Center

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Levels & Benefits Basic Membership

Individual ($65/year)

Benefits for one:

  • Free gallery admission
  • Up to 50% off event tickets (two per event)
  • 10% Walker Art Center Shop discount
  • 10% off all dining at the Walker (Garden Cafe & Grill and Gather by D’Amico)
  • Invitations to special members-only event
  • Walker magazine subscription
  • A discounted rate of $5 for your participation in a private guided tour (regular rate $10)
  • Discounts on membership, classes and events at select regional arts organizations
  • Discounts on more than 30 art and design magazines
  • One year free subscription to Dwell magazine
  • Advance notice on ticket sales and upcoming events
  • Express admission during peak gallery hours

Dual ($80/year)

  • All of the above benefits for two adults at the same address
  • Two guest passes annually
  • Limit four discounted tickets per event

Family ($85/year)

  • All of the above benefits for two adults and all children 18 and under at the same address
  • Limit as many discounted tickets per event as family members covered under the membership

Friend ($125/year)

  • All of the above benefits for two adults and all children 18 and under at the same address
  • Reciprocal museum membership privileges at more than 400 museums worldwide

Contemporaries ($175/year)

  • All of the above benefits for two adults and all children 18 and under at the same address
  • Invites to special Contemporaries events and additional access at events like Rock the Garden

Guest Pass Instructions

Guest passes live virtually in your membership account. To use them, just let the staff member welcoming you at the lobby desk know how many you would like to use and you will receive complimentary gallery tab(s) for your guest(s).

Private Tour Scheduling Instructions

To schedule a private guided tour of a Walker Art Center exhibition, visit the Tours page and complete the Tour Request Form at least two weeks in advance of your preferred tour date.

Membership Discounts

Seniors (62+), full-time educators, full-time students, people residing outside the 7-county metro area, Corporate member employees, and active mnartists.org members receive a $10 discount on any level of membership.

Membership List Exchanges

To assist in building our membership, the Walker Art Center periodically exchanges the names, addresses, and phone numbers of its Basic-level members with other arts and cultural organizations, which may solicit or make other contact with you by mail. If you do not want your information shared, please call the Membership Office.

Contact Us

For more information about basic membership benefits, please contact the Membership Department at 612.375.7655, or e-mail membership@walkerart.org.

Membership levels, benefits, and prices are subject to change without notice.