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Become a member today and enjoy 12 months of inspiring exhibitions, engaging programs, and much more!

Membership benefits include:

• Free admission to the Museum;

• Free or discounted admission to receptions, public programs, and events;

• 10% discount at the museum gift shop;

• Subscription to Museum publications;

• Reciprocal membership to thousands of museums;

• And the satisfaction of supporting your local Museum with a 100% tax-deductible donation.

As a member of the Museum of Sonoma County, you help bring outstanding exhibitions and programs to our community. Your tax-deductible gift directly supports our mission to engage and inspire our diverse community with art and history exhibitions, collections, and public programs that are inclusive, educational, and relevant.

Gift memberships available!


Join or Renew


Local Business Memberships

Gold – $500

• 2 transferable membership cards

• 25 one-time use passes*

• Recognition in Museum’s weekly newsletter and website


Platinum- $1,000

• 4 transferable membership cards

• 50 one-time use passes*

• Recognition in Museum’s weekly newsletter and website


Special thanks to our Local Business Members!


*Passes valid for general admission only; not special events or programs

Memberships for larger corporations available.

For questions or comments about business memberships, please contact Maggie Stockel at, (707) 579-1500 x 104.


Affiliation Programs


Time Travelers Program   

Time Travelers is a reciprocal membership network for historical sites and museums throughout the United States. The Missouri History Museum created the program in 1998 so that members of historical institutions could receive exclusive benefits and privileges at museums and historical sites nationwide. These benefits may include free or reduced admission, gift shop discounts, free parking, and much more.

This benefit is available to all members of the Museum of Sonoma County


National Association Reciprocal Museum Program

Members from one of the NARM member institutions who present a current membership card validated with a gold North American Reciprocal sticker, or image imprint of the NARM sticker, are entitled to the following privileges at participating museums: Free/member admission during regular museum hours, member discounts at museum shops, and discounts on concert/lecture tickets.

This benefit is available to Support-level members and above



The museum is a Smithsonian Affiliate. The Smithsonian Affiliation program has established partnerships with over 200 museums and other organizations in 39 states, the District of Columbia, Panama, and Puerto Rico since it was established in 1996. A Smithsonian Affiliation is conferred by application to institutions whose collections and mission are similar to those of the Smithsonian. Smithsonian members enjoy a subscription to Smithsonian Magazine, discounts at the Smithsonian Museum Store, and more.

This benefit is available to Advocate-level members and above