Friends Membership

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Become a Friend of the Snite Museum of Art

As Museum advocates, the Friends enrich our community through active outreach, lifelong learning, and meaningful encounters in appreciation of the visual arts. 

Your membership dues pay for public education programs and educators that annually reach over 10,000 K-12 student visitors through school curriculum tours and our free community events.

Online giving has options for easy monthly payment plans.

Join or renew your Friends of the Snite Museum Membership


Membership Levels and Privileges

Associate Member for one Student (14-25) or Senior (60+)..........................................$50

  • Membership card with borrowing privileges at the Hesburgh Libraries (if you live within a fifty-mile radius)
  • Recognition in the year-end issue of the Snite Museum Magazine
  • Subscription to the Snite Museum Magazine, a semi-annual publication
  • Reciprocal privileges at more than fifty university museums
  • Educational programs and travel discounts
  • Christmas Benefit Invitation

The following three membership levels include the privileges above for two people, as well as the two additional benefits listed below.

Friend of the Museum.........................................$100-$499

Patron of the Museum.........................................$500-$999

Benefactor of the Museum.............................$1000-$1499

  • Selection of an Exhibition Catalog as a welcome gift
  • ROAM membership which grants reciprocal privileges at 250+ museums around the country

Recognition Societies

The following three membership levels receive increased odds with contributor status in the Notre Dame football ticket lotteries, all the privileges offered above, as well as the additional benefits listed below.

George Rickey................................................$1500-$4999

Ivan Meštrović ...............................................$5000-$9999

  • A private director's tour of the Museum.

Patricia and Arthur J. Decio Circle ................... $10,000+

  • Ability to use the Museum or courtyard for a private event.

 

A DONATION OF $20,000 ENTITLES NAME PLACEMENT ON A LIMESTONE ELEMENT IN THE CHARLES B. HAYES FAMILY SCULPTURE PARK (along with Decio Circle level membership privileges)


You may also support the Friend’s endowment by giving “in memory” or “in honor” of a loved one by contacting the Friends office at 574-631-5516.


UNIVERSITY OF NOTRE DAME EMPLOYEES

University of Notre Dame employees can easily join through payroll deduction. Starting at less than $10 a month, you can be part of the Museum's engagement with the community and help us prepare for our new venue, the Raclin Murphy Museum of Art at Notre Dame. Visit giving.nd.edu

All University gifts apply to your football ticket eligibility; your level is determined by your total gifts as of December 31 from the previous calendar year.