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Newark Museum Membership opens the door to a range of privileges, from free admission to exclusive, one-of-a-kind cultural experiences. All membership proceeds support the Museum’s acclaimed art, science and education programs, and help to conserve and present the Museum’s world-class collections for all to enjoy.


All Members Receive:

• Free general admission


• Discounts at the Museum Shop and in the Café


• Exclusive shopping opportunities


• Invitations to Members-only events and previews
Enjoy exhibition openings, receptions, exclusive programs and more throughout the year. A list of Upcoming Member Events is below.


• Members Express entry
Skip the lines! Members Express entry at selected events gets you into the Museum faster, so you can explore without the wait.


• Discounts on programs and workshops
Take advantage of Members-only pricing for lectures, courses, workshops and ticketed programs.


• Priority registration for Camp Newark Museum The Museum’s innovative summer camp program ignites young minds through hands-on art, science and technology activities and gallery explorations. Space is limited and spots fill up quickly.


• Unique travel opportunities
From regional day trips to international excursions, the Members Travel Program offers the chance to explore the world through one-of-a-kind travel adventures with Museum staff and other members.


• Reciprocal admission
Enjoy free admission to more than 200 science and technology centers around the country through ASTC (Association of Science & Technology Centers).


• 10% discount at Dinosaur Bar-B-Que in Newark
Excludes alcoholic beverages.



Learn more about our Membership Levels and choose the one that is right for you.

• Individual $50
• Family / Dual $60
• Patron $100
• Sustaining $250
• Benefactor $500

• Fellow $1000

Founder’s Society
Those who wish to support the Museum at a higher level have access to special tours, conversations with curators and scholars, private collection viewings and more. Read more…

Curators Forum
Members at the Sustaining ($250) level and above are invited to participate in special curator-led events, artist receptions and social events throughout the year. Read more…

Upcoming Member Events

Liberty Science Center Reciprocal Days
Present your Newark Museum membership card and enjoy free admission to the Liberty Science Center on the following dates:


Saturday, December 13, 2014

2015 dates to be added soon.



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