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Benefactors Circle Benefits:

  • Unlimited free admission per Member household**
  • One year's subscription to our newly-expanded quarterly newsletter
  • Invitations to Members-only exhibition previews
  • 10% discount on Museum Store purchases
  • 10% discount on dining in the Museum Café
  • Discounts on SBMA's Art camps and workshops
  • Free or reduced admission to films, lectures, gallery tours, concerts and other events
  • A variety of travel opportunities each year focus on art, architecture, and gardens, often including private visits, along with guest lecturers and expert guides
  • New Members welcome reception
  • Eligible to Join: The Women's Board, Museum Collector's Council, and Curatorial Support Groups
  • Unlimited Museum guest passes*
  • Receive free reciprocal admission to over 800 art museums through the North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM), Western Museum Group (WMG), and Reciprocal Organization of Associated Museums (ROAM)
  • Invitations to Morning Viewing Hours and Preview Days
  • Free copies of Museum-published catalogues
  • Priority seating at quarterly Curators' Choice Lecture Series and invitations to private reception following the lectures
  • 50% off purchases of Associate Patron gift membership
  • Invitations to Director's Patron events
  • Personal liaison for individualized attention
  • An exclusive series of lectures, activities and events at the Museum and in private homes
  • Complimentary Museum-published catalogues may be sent as a gift
  • Complimentary Gallery Patron membership to be given as a gift

The Benefactors Circle is the highest level of SBMA membership. These Members play a significant role in supporting the Museum, and in return receive invitations to myriad special events each year, including guest lectures, curator-led trips, and a variety of events held in our galleries and in private homes.

For details, contact the Benefactors Circle office at 805.884.6428.

*Please call the Museum Membership Office (805.884.6490) to redeem your free passes, or for any other membership information or assistance.
**A household includes two adults and any minor children under their charge.

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