The Johnson Museum is known for its vibrant and educational exhibitions that deliver the world’s artistic heritage to Ithaca’s doorstep. With a collection that spans centuries and programming that is free and accessible to all, the Museum provides extraordinary learning opportunities to University students and faculty, community members, and visitors from around the world—more than 80,000 every year.

Become a Johnson Museum Member today

When you join, you will receive Members-only invitations to special events, discounts on exclusive Museum classes and workshops, subscription to our printed newsletter, and access to Reciprocal Membership Programs which offer discounted or free admission rates to select museums across the country.

Your Johnson Museum Membership will provide important financial support for the exhibitions and programs that make our Museum so enjoyable. Please join us at the level most appropriate for you, listed below.

Join today and become a Johnson Museum of Art Member!

Choose one of our Membership levels below.
Call Jennifer Ryan, Annual Fund and Membership Coordinator, at 607 254-4586.

Membership Levels

Student ($20)

Senior ($20)

One individual age 65 or over.

Individual/Faculty ($40)

Dual/Family ($50)

For adults and children at the same address.

Supporting ($100)

Supporting Members are listed in the Museum’s Annual Report and receive reciprocal admission and selected privileges at over 600 museums throughout North America.

Sustaining ($250)

All Supporting benefits, plus a Dual/Family Membership for a nonmember friend or relative (upon request).*

Charter ($500)

All Sustaining benefits, plus invitations to a behind-the-scenes tour of the collection with the director or curators, and one free docent-led group tour for up to ten guests (by prior arrangement).*

Quadrangle ($1000)

All Charter benefits, plus one free copy of a special exhibition catalogue (when available) and invitations to tour New York and regional galleries and art fairs hosted by the director or curators.*

Tower ($5000)

All Quadrangle benefits, plus an invitation for two to a special dinner following an exhibition opening or invitation to a dinner at the Museum with a visiting artist or collector, hosted by the director.*

* Qualify for Cornell’s giving societies program.

Gifts to the Museum are tax deductible under Cornell University and eligible to the full extent of the Internal Revenue Code.


Gifts to the Museum’s Annual Fund above and beyond your Membership are also greatly appreciated. Please consider an extra gift today. Contribute online or call 607 254-4586 for assistance.

Thank you!