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 that annually reach over 10,000 K-12 student visitors through school curriculum tours and our free community events.

Give to the Snite Museum

Membership Levels and Privileges

Student (14-25) or Senior (60+)..........................................$50

  • Membership card and welcome gift
  • Recognition in Calendar of Events, year-end issue
  • Subscription to Calendar of Events, semi-annual magazine
  • Reciprocal privileges at 50+ university museums
  • Educational programs and travel discounts
  • Christmas Benefit Invitation

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

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

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

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

  • Catalog selection as additional welcome gift
  • ROAM membership, reciprocal privileges at 250+ museums around the country
  • Subscription to Notre Dame Magazine
  • Complimentary Appreciation Breakfast & Program

Our Recognition Societies

The following three membership levels receive football ticket lottery options, 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.

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 impact on the community and help us prepare for our new venue, the Raclin Murphy Museum of Art at Notre Dame. Visit https://giving.nd.edu/ways-to-give/how-to-give/faculty-staff-giving/

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