MEMBERSHIP

*Discounts: We will honor a 10% discount on membership for all military personnel and educators with valid ID.

Become a member of the National Museum of African American Music! 

A NMAAM membership offers special privileges throughout the entire year, including unlimited free admission, access to private exhibitions, discounts at our gift shop and much more! Members have the opportunity to receive customized experiences when viewing exhibitions that bring the American soundtrack to life. We’re devoted to providing members with intimate experiences that will leave them inspired beyond our walls. Additionally, your membership provides vital support for NMAAM’s rich programs, educational opportunities, and community partnerships. Individuals who join within the first six months of our campaign July 2019 through December 2019 will become legacy members, receiving unlimited free admission for an additional year. They will also receive a commemorative card that marks the opening of our museum—and their place in history!

SENIOR – $25


PRE-OPENING MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

  • Invitation to exclusive events
  • Electronic newsletter

POST-OPENING MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

  • Unlimited admission for 1 (24 months)
  • 10% discount for gift shop
  • Electronic events calendar
  • Member priority check in

LEVEL INFORMATION

  • Individual level for adults 65+

STUDENT – $25


PRE-OPENING MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

  • Invitation to exclusive events
  • Electronic newsletter

POST-OPENING MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

  • Unlimited admission for 1 (24 months)
  • Electronic events calendar
  • Member priority check in

LEVEL INFORMATION

  • Individual level for students with valid student ID

INDIVIDUAL – $50


PRE-OPENING MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

  • Invitation to exclusive events
  • Electronic newsletter

POST-OPENING MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

  • Unlimited admission for 1 (24 months)
  • 10% discount for gift shop
  • Electronic events calendar
  • Member priority check in

LEVEL INFORMATION

  • Individual level

FAMILY – $100


PRE-OPENING MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

  • ALL OF THE ABOVE+
  • Discount on select ticketed workshops, events and community programs

POST-OPENING MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

  • ALL OF THE ABOVE+
  •  Admission for household
  • Discount on select ticketed workshops, events and community programs

LEVEL INFORMATION

  • Family level for two adults and up to 4 youth under 18 years old in the household

FRIEND OF THE MUSEUM – $250


PRE-OPENING MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

  • ALL OF THE ABOVE+
  • Invitation to exhibition opening reception

POST-OPENING MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

  • ALL OF THE ABOVE+
  • Admission only for 1 (24 months)
  • Invitation to exhibition opening receptions
  • Small NMAAM gift

LEVEL INFORMATION

  • Membership for one adult for 24 months

PATRON – $500


PRE-OPENING MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

  • ALL OF THE ABOVE+
  • Invitation to exhibition opening reception

POST-OPENING MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

  • ALL OF THE ABOVE+
  • Admission only for 2 (24 months)
  • Invitation to exhibition opening receptions
  • White glove viewing experience with curatorial team
  • Small NMAAM gift

LEVEL INFORMATION

  • Membership for two adults for 24 months

BENEFACTOR – $1,000


PRE-OPENING MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

  • ALL OF THE ABOVE+

POST-OPENING MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

  • ALL OF THE ABOVE+
  • VIP pre-sale access to tickets for select events
  • Invitations to advance event sales (including access to prime seats)
  • Reserved seating at select events (limited number per event)
  • Curated playlist • Premium NMAAM gift
  • Recognition in annual report
  • Two complimentary museum guest passes per year

LEVEL INFORMATION

  • Benefactor members recognize and support NMAAMs mission. Because of your generosity, your gift will provide the foundation and inspiration necessary to sustain, expand and enhance our programs.
  • Membership for two adults for 24 months

INFLUENCER – $5,000


PRE-OPENING MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

  • ALL OF THE ABOVE+
  • Premium NMAAM gifts

POST-OPENING MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

  • ALL OF THE ABOVE+
  • VIP Ticketing and priority ticket handling at special events
  • Early access to private rehearsal/sound checks (via streaming)

LEVEL INFORMATION

  • Influencer members are champions of NMAAM. It is through this remarkable generosity that the museum can consistently deliver impactful educational programs.
  • Membership for two adults for 24 months

CORPORATE MEMBERSHIP LEVELS

Corporate Sponsorship offers corporations global visibility for their support of special exhibitions and important educational programs. As a Corporate Circle member, you are part of a distinguished group of donors who receive unique opportunities and privileges. Each of these benefits is designed to enhance your experience of NMAAM and deepen your relationship with the various genres of African American Music.

ARTISTS CIRCLE – $15,000 – $49,000


POST-OPENING MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

  • 20 corporate guest passes
  • Invitation to a VIP private event with board member or celebrity friend
  • Access to private sound checks to select events
  • Donor recognition at select events and performances
  • Two personalized gifts

LEVEL INFORMATION

  • For more information, please call 615.301.8724

PRODUCERS CIRCLE – $50,000 – $99,000


POST-OPENING MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

  • ALL OF THE ABOVE+
  • 50 corporate guest passes
  • Opportunity to underwrite the performance, event, lecture or curated programming of Donor’s choice
  • Meet the artists from the underwritten performance, event, lecture or curated programming
  • donor recognition and inclusion on website and in case statement

LEVEL INFORMATION

  • For more information, please call 615.301.8724

LEGENDS CIRCLE – $100,000+


POST-OPENING MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

  • ALL OF THE ABOVE+
  • 100 corporate guest passes
  • One complimentary event rental
  • Special donor recognition in annual report, on website and in digital and media marketing of donor support of underwritten event(s)

LEVEL INFORMATION

  • For more information, please call 615.301.8724

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