From member savings to nationwide programs, there are several ways to experience the Taft at a reduced price.
Discount varies by promotion. Please input your discount code during online checkout.
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 collection galleries and special exhibitions (unless noted otherwise). Members also receive free or discounted admission to Taft programs, lectures, and concerts.
As part of the Blue Star Museums initiative for active-duty military, National Guard, and Reserve personnel, general admission is complimentary.
Bank of America’s Museums on Us program offers Bank of America, Merrill and Private Bank credit and debit cardholders free admission to more than 225 cultural institutions the first full weekend of each month.
The Taft Museum of Art will participate in the Museums on Us program on the first Saturday of the month through September 2, 2023. Information on how to secure cardholder admission is available Museums on Us website.
The Discovery Pass provides Library cardholders with free passes to the museum.
Through Museums for All, those receiving food assistance (SNAP benefits) can gain free or reduced admission by presenting their SNAP EBT (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Electronic Benefit Transfer) card.
Metro riders who show bus pass, transfer or selfie can receive discounted admission. Partnered service non-profits also receive complimentary admission.*
There are more than 1,000 member institutions in four countries for people with North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM)level benefits to explore, including the Taft Museum of Art. The NARM Association boasts an array of top-notch institutional members from arts and history museums to botanical gardens, children’s museums, science centers, and more.
Members of NARM receive free and discounted admission.*
The Reciprocal Organization of Associated Museums (ROAM) Reciprocal Membership Program is a network of museums in North America and beyond that extend the benefit of reciprocal discounted admission to one another’s members (as determined by each museum individually). Show any participating museum with ROAM membership indicator (logo, text recognition, etc.) and get discounted admission to the Taft Museum of Art.
Members of ROAM receive free and discounted admission.*
The American Alliance of Museums (AAM) is the only organization representing the entire museum field, from art and history museums to science centers and zoos. Since 1906, they have been championing museums through advocacy and providing museum professionals with the resources, knowledge, inspiration, and connections they need to move the field forward.
Members of AAM receive free and discounted admission.*
The Association of Art Museum Directors (AAMD) advances the profession by cultivating leadership capabilities of directors, advocating for the field, and fostering excellence in art museums. An agile, issues-driven organization, AAMD has three desired outcomes: engagement, leadership, and shared learning.
Members of AAMD receive free and discounted admission.*
The Taft Museum of Art has a number of free programs for the public. Explore our tickets page to see what current free offerings include.
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*Offers are subject to change.