Memberships

Kemper Museum Members help keep the Museum free for all visitors. At the Kemper Museum there is no charge for admission, parking, special exhibitions or programs. Your membership underwrites these expenses and helps to introduce thousands of people to contemporary art each year.

Kemper Membership Levels and Benefits

All Members Enjoy

  • Invitations for special exhibition openings
  • E-newsletters
  • Savings in the Museum Shop and Café Sebastienne
  • Exclusive members-only activities and programs

Solo - $55.00

  • Membership card and benefits for one person.
  • 5% off at Museum Shop & Café Sebastienne.

Duo - $75.00

  • Membership for two people living at the same address (two cards). 
  • 5% off at Museum Shop & Café Sebastienne. 

Family - $150.00

  • Membership for all members living at the same address (two cards).
  • 5% off at Museum Shop & Café Sebastienne.
  • Reciprocal membership privileges at 600+ museums through the North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) program.
  • Early registration privileges for youth programs.

Associate - $300.00

FAMILY level benefits, plus:

  • 10% off at Museum Shop & Café Sebastienne.
  • Reciprocal membership privileges in elite art museums nationwide through the Modern and Contemporary Reciprocal Membership (ModCo) program.

Connoisseur - $500.00

ASSOCIATE level benefits, plus:

  • Daytime use of Meeting Room Gallery or Kemper East for a private event one time per membership year with planning support provided by the Museum’s special event coordinator.
  • Membership in the Collectors Forum: participants visit private collections and travel with the Museum.

Patron - $1,000.00

  • Invitations for two to the annual National Committee weekend which includes a special exhibition opening, private dinner, guest artist or speaker, collection tour, and the opportunity to help shape the future of the Kemper Museum.
  • Membership in the Collectors Forum: participants may visit private collections and travel with the Museum.
  • 15% off at Museum Shop & Café Sebastienne.
  • NARM and ModCo programs’ reciprocal membership privileges.
  • Use of the Meeting Room Gallery, Kemper East, or Cafe Courtyard for a private event once per year - planning support provide by the Museum’s special event coordinator.

Special Contributor - $3,000.00

PATRON level benefits, plus:

  • Use of the entire Museum for a private event one time per membership year with planning support provided by the Museum’s special event coordinator.
  • Dinner with the director and curator.
  • Private exhibition tour.

Sustainer - $5,000.00

SPECIAL CONTRIBUTOR level benefits and more! Call 816-753-5784 for details.

Premiere Benefactor - $10,000.00

SUSTAINER level benefits and more! Call 816-753-5784 for details.