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Make a Difference with Membership

Membership offers you an opportunity to preview our exciting exhibitions, receive insider information and announcements on member-only opportunities, get special discounts in the Gallery Shop, and much more!

Your membership is important and helps us support a range of diverse programs at the Art Center.

Now you can join and renew online!

Membership Levels

Individual $50

  • Behind the scenes members-only exhibition previews
  • Insider information and announcements on members-only opportunities
  • 10% discount in the Gallery Shop on all purchases
  • 20% discount at University Art
Dual $80
  • All of the above, plus:
  • Benefits include you and up to one other member of your family.
Family $100
  • All of the above, plus:
  • Benefits include you and up to four members of your family.
  • Membership in NARM
  • Early entry to Family Day events
  • 10% discount on one Art Center Children's Fine Art Camp
Advocate $250
  • All of the above plus:
  • Recognition in the Foundation's Annual Report
  • 20% discount on one Art Center class per membership year
  • Free Art Center Exhibition Catalogue
  • Invitations to Candlelight Cocktails and Presale in the Great Glass Pumpkin Patch and The Clay and Glass Festival Breakfast.
Benefactor $500
  • All of the above plus:
  • Acknowledgement on the Art Center donor wall
  • Invitation to one hands-on art making cocktail party per year
Circle $1000
  • All of the above plus:
  • Invitations to two additional fantastic gatherings--private, one-of-a-kind art experiences per year

The Palo Alto Art Center Foundation is a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization (Federal ID #94-2382459).

*Artist, student, senior, or single-parent family memberships are available for a discount. Call 650.617.3138.

Newest Membership Benefits

20% at University Art

The Palo Alto Art Center Foundation is please to announce our newest member benefit: a 20% discount for all members at University Art, Redwood City.


Join the PAACF & Get FREE ADMISSION to hundreds of museums.

The Palo Alto Art Center Foundation is a member of the North American Reciprocal Museum Program (NARM) - an association of hundreds of museums throughout North America offering select membership benefits to other participating organizations.

If you are a member of the PAACF at the $100/Family level and above, you are entitled to the following NARM privileges at participating museums:

* Free/member admission during regular museum hours
* Member discounts at museum shops
* Discounts on concert/lectures tickets

You must present your PAACF membership card validated with a gold NARM sticker to take advantage of this membership benefit. Guests are not included unless they present a current PAACF membership card validated by the gold NARM sticker.



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