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Membership

Become a member today! At the Carter, unexpected connections are created through great American art every day. When you become a member, you’ll connect with art enthusiasts, get behind-the-scenes access to the museum and the art, and enjoy members-only events you won’t find anywhere else.

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It’s Easy to Join

You can do it online... 

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Or, if you prefer, join by mail…

Membership Office
Amon Carter Museum of American Art
3501 Camp Bowie Boulevard
Fort Worth, TX 76107

By calling us…

817.989.5060

Or by visiting!

Stop by the Information Desk or Museum Shop during museum hours.

Membership Levels and Benefits

Member support helps us bring cutting-edge scholarship and fresh perspectives on American art to everyone. We appreciate your generosity--and future generations will, too.

    • Invitations for two to two opening night previews
    • Free or discounted registration fees for select events and programs
    • Advance notice of select special events 10% discount in the Museum Shop
    • Complimentary coffee, hot tea, and bottled water in the Museum Shop
    • Subscription to Carter Magazine
    • Insider tips in our email newsletter highlighting upcoming events and exhibitions
    • Monthly members-only emails highlighting exclusive information, special events for members, major announcements, and facts on how your support impacts the Carter
  • All of the above, plus:

    • Customized art and history travel programs
    • Two parking vouchers for museum visits
    • Reciprocal admission at over 300 participating museums across North America
  • All of the above, plus:

    • Opportunity to purchase two additional guest tickets to opening night previews, for a total of four tickets
    • Invitation to a special event led by a museum curator
    • 20% discount in the Museum Shop
    • Recognition in Carter Magazine and in the Carter’s Annual Report
    • Two additional parking vouchers
  • All of the above, plus:

    • Invitations to select upper-level programs and events
    • One complimentary museum publication (choose from four options and redeem with coupon)
    • Advance purchase options for Book Arts Studio publications

And there’s more…

You can add these options to any level of membership for free events and added perks

($35 for one; $60 for both).

Family

Families have more fun at the Carter! Get more value out of your membership with our Family add-on and receive free tickets, perks for little ones, and special experiences crafted just for your flock. This add-on includes:

  • Advance notice of select family events
  • Two members-only family day events
  • Members-only hours in Family Pop-Up Space
  • Carter Explorer card
  • Birthday cards for your children, with a special discount in the Museum Shop
  • Monthly family membership emails highlighting exclusive information, special events for families, creative opportunities at the museum, community outreach events, and more

Carter Society

Are you a young professional who loves the arts and enjoys connecting with like-minded people through fun and unique cultural events? Carter Society’s for you! This add-on includes:

  • Advance registration for Adult Workshops
  • Advance, discounted tickets to twice-annual Carter Society events: Midsummer Mingle and the Rodeo Pre-Party
  • Exclusive information for young professionals about special events for adults, arts and culture opportunities with local partners, behind-the-scenes announcements, and more
  • Access to two free or discounted registration family events a year
  • Personalized birthday note with a special discount in the Museum Shop
  • One complimentary museum publication per year (choose from four options and redeem with coupon
Don't miss out on the exclusive opportunities and enhanced access to American art. Become a Carter member today!
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The Collection

The Carter has something for everyone: historic or contemporary, western or modernist. 

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still life of flowers
Colorful assortment of objects against a white background
Swimming, Eakins
Colorful assortment of objects against a white background
Swimming, Eakins
still life of flowers
A dash for timber, remington
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Inspiration awaits you!

Expect to hear from us once a month with our newsletter, giving you insider scoop about upcoming events, current exhibitions, and the latest news from the Carter.

On view through December 29, 2019

Gordon Parks The New Tide Early Work 1940-1950

Washington, D.C. Government charwoman, July 1942