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When you join the Taft Museum of Art, you are not just supporting an exquisite, one-of-a-kind art collection, but a piece of history, and an institution that gives back to the community to which it is so deeply connected.

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Join us for the Members’ Evening Reception and Members’ Open House for the upcoming special exhibition Elegant Geometry: British and American Mosaic Patchwork Quilts!

Register for our Fall Members’ Only Luncheon.

Frequently Asked Questions about using your membership and our ticketing system.

For more information, contact Manager of Membership and Annual Giving Kristin McFadden at (513) 352-5134 or send her an email.

Questions? Take a look at our Membership Brochure.


Membership Benefits

All memberships include free admission to the historic house, the permanent collection, and special exhibitions (unless noted otherwise). Members also receive free or discounted admission to Taft programs, lectures, and concerts. Other perks include:

  • 10% discount in the Lindner Family Café (excludes alcohol and tax)
  • 10% discount in the Shop
  • Personalized membership cards
  • Subscription to Portico, the triannual members’ magazine
  • Invitations to members-only exhibition previews and receptions
  • Guest passes for free admission to the historic house and permanent collection
  • Opportunities to volunteer at the Museum


Basic Level Membership

Robert Louis Stevenson, 1887, John Singer Sargent (American, 1856–1925), oil on canvas

Robert Louis Stevenson, 1887, John Singer Sargent (American, 1856–1925), oil on canvas

Individual Level ($50)

  • Full benefits for one adult
  • Two guest passes
  • Free Parking

Dual/Family Level ($75)

  • All previous benefits, plus
  • Full benefits for two adults and all children under 18
  • Priority registration for Summer Art Camp and the High School Art Workshop
  • Discount on Summer Art Camp and the High School Art Workshop


Upper Level Membership

Patron Level ($150)


Mademoiselle Jeanne Gonin, 1821, Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres (French, 1780–1867), oil on canvas

  • All previous benefits, plus
  • Four guest passes*
  • North American Reciprocal Museum membership, NARM (750+ museums)

Sustaining Level ($275)

  • All previous benefits, plus
  • Six guest passes*
  • Eligibility to rent the Museum for private events
  • Complimentary tickets to exhibition openings*

Fellow Level ($500)

  • All previous benefits, plus
  • Eight guest passes*
  • Reciprocal Organization of Associated Museums membership, ROAM (200+ museums)
  • Free admission for two adults when accompanied by a member
  • One family-level gift membership, upon request*

*You can make your gift fully tax-deductible by waiving the benefits designated with an asterisk.