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— Family memberships start at less than $6 a month —
Benefits of Membership
Not only does your membership provide great value, but it also supports the preservation of history for future generations. This includes the historic building The Durham Museum calls home, Union Station, which is celebrated a milestone 90th birthday in 2021. Join today!
Basic membership benefits for one adult.
Receive a discount on our individual membership level by providing a copy of your school ID.
Basic membership benefits for one senior (62 years of age or over).
Receive a discount on our individual membership level by providing a copy of your school ID, proof of status.
Basic membership benefits for 2 adults and dependent children (age 21 or under) in the same household or up to 4 grandchildren.
Senior Family (62+): $60
Basic membership benefits for 2 seniors (62 years of age or over) in the same household and up to 4 grandchildren (age 21 or under).
Educator Family: $60
Receive a discount on our Family membership by providing a copy of your school ID.
Military Family: $60
Basic membership benefits for an active or retired military family, which includes 2 adults and dependent children (age 21 or under) in the same household or up to 4 grandchildren. (Military ID required)
Basic membership benefits for a group of up to 14 individuals. Please call 402-444-5071 to inquire if your group is eligible.
These options can be added to any individual or family level membership
Add-a-Friend Feature: $25
The Add-a-Friend feature allows you to bring an additional guest each time you visit the museum.
Smithsonian Fellow Feature: $25
Become a Smithsonian Fellow and reap the benefits of membership at both the Smithsonian Institution and The Durham Museum! This incredibly affordable add-on feature provides a unique Smithsonian benefit package that includes a 12-month subscription to Smithsonian Magazine or six issues of Air & Space magazine, discounts on dining at many of the Smithsonian Cafes and theaters plus much, much more! Click here to see a full listing of Smithsonian Fellow benefits.
Patron level memberships give members the opportunity to provide additional support for the museum’s programs while also enjoying a package of terrific membership benefits. All Patron memberships include all of the basic benefits of a Family membership as well as the Add-a-Friend and Smithsonian Fellow add-on features. Join or upgrade your membership today to enjoy all that The Durham has to offer!
Patron Bronze: $150
Patron Silver: $250
Patron Gold: $500
If you are interested in supporting the museum at a higher level, please consider joining The Durham Society.
For more information about memberships, please contact the Membership Manager at
membership@DurhamMuseum.org or call (402) 444-5071, ext. 521.