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Join the Taft Museum of Art

Become a member and support a one-of-a-kind art collection and piece of history that is deeply connected to the community.

Your membership helps us preserve this beautiful institution for today and for the future. All memberships include unlimited free admission to the historic house, our collection, and special exhibitions (unless noted otherwise). Members also receive free or discounted admission to Taft programs, lectures, and concerts.

Membership benefits include:

  • Free admission to Taft historic house, permanent collection, and special exhibitions (unless otherwise announced)
  • Free or discounted admission to select Taft programs, talks, and concerts
  • 10% discount in the Lindner Family Café (excludes alcohol and tax)
  • 10% discount in the Museum Shop (online and on-site)
  • Subscription to Portico, our tri-annual magazine exclusively for members
  • Invitations to members-only exhibition previews, openings, receptions, and tours
  • Guest passes for free admission (number varies per membership level)
  • Opportunities to volunteer at the museum

Explore our full list of membership levels and benefits below!


Exciting news! You no longer need to find your membership card and input a 15-digit member number to reserve tickets for exhibitions and programs; instead, all reservation tickets can be made on our tickets page with ease using your email address on file: create an account here. If you have an existing account, select an event and sign in before checking out! We encourage you to save your login credentials to avoid logging in each time you reserve tickets. 

Exclusive International Taft Trip

London | September 26–October 1, 2023
Amsterdam | April 14–21, 2024

The portrait Michiel de Wael by Frans Hals is going on a trip, and you’re invited too! Our painting will be featured in the first show devoted to Frans Hals in over 30 years, and will be exhibited at the National Gallery in London and the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam.

Must be a Leadership Level donor to participate. Contact Development to learn more at

Membership Levels

Individual Level | $50

  • Full membership benefits for 1 adult

Dual/Family Level | $75

  • All previous benefits for 2 adults and all children 18 and under living in the same household, plus:
  • Priority registration and discount for Summer Art Camp
  • Free family tours for special exhibitions

Patron Level | $150

Sustaining Level | $275

  • All previous benefits, plus:
  • 6 guest passes for free admission *
  • Complimentary tickets to exhibition openings and receptions
  • Invitations to special curator-led tours *

Fellow Level | $500


For more information, contact: (513) 352-5134 or

Want to do even more? Join the Taft at our Leadership level. Learn More

To be fully tax-deductible, the upper-level benefits designated with an asterisk above (*) would be waived.


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