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

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Membership Levels and Benefits

Member support helps us bring cutting-edge scholarship and fresh perspectives on American art to everyone. And memberships make memorable gifts, too! 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:

  • 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).


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)

Become a Member

Don't miss out on the exclusive opportunities and enhanced access to American art. Become a Carter member today!
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