Membership Makes
the Perfect Gift for Every Occasion

art exhibitions • public programs • films • art classes
musical concerts • lectures • tours • outdoor sculpture • nature trails • and much more

A year of Museum membership is the perfect present for family and friends. Give them a year filled with art and culture, including free admission to exhibitions, invitations to previews, discounts on engaging programs and classes, and much more!

Members receive free admission to art exhibitions that change throughout the year, invitations to private opening receptions and discounts on education programs, art classes and in the Museum Store. Our lively calendar of public programs includes films, concerts, lectures, Director’s seminars, workshops, artist appearances and more. Docents give gallery tours every day and an historic mansion tour on Saturdays. Drop-in programs at the Manes Education Center that are free to members include Story Tots, with preschool literacy and art making, and Studio Saturdays, with art making for all ages. Every Sunday is family time, with collaborative art making and a gallery tour tailored to stimulate young minds and promote inter-generational conversation. More in-depth experiences for children are offered on weeks when schools are closed and over the Summer.  

Member Benefits Galore

Free Admission

Members receive unlimited free admission to the Saltzman Fine Art building and The Manes Family Art & Education Center. In addition, members will receive free admission to Family Sundays at the Museum and several drop in programs including Studio Saturdays and Fri Yay! Art Day.

A Year Full of Art

Exhibitions of major works by renowned artists are on display in two buildings with family friendly tours, classes, art-making, and special programs 

Enrich Your Mind

The Museum offers dozens of art classes, lectures, films and documentaries, tours, performances, environmental programs and more to enhance your appreciation and understanding of each changing exhibition.

Take an Art Class

Members receive discounts on art classes offered at the newly refurbished Manes building, a dynamic and inspiring environment in which aspiring artists of all ages and abilities can find creative engagement through a variety of activities, projects, and talks.

Be One with Nature

Sculpture park, formal gardens, nature trails… You’ll want to visit in all seasons to see natural beauty unfold on our 145-acre nature preserve.

Shop the Museum Store

Members receive a 10% discount at the Museum Store, featuring artful gifts, objets d’art and design concepts. Shop an extraordinary variety of jewelry, fashion accessories, home décor, books, stationery, arts and crafts and creative toys and games.

Invitation-Only Events

Membership has its privileges. As a member of the Museum you’ll get access to invitation-only events, such as exhibition previews, and select Director’s programs and more.

Subscription to Muse News

Muse News, the Museum’s official newsletter, is a full-color publication highlighting the latest Museum events and offerings, including stories of the community and business leaders who make our mission possible. It is published for each exhibition.

Support Your Community

The support of our members allows the Nassau County Museum of Art to bring the joy and wonder of art to all in our community. The Museum enriches visiting school children, educators and those with special needs, including autism and memory loss.