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Support the BMA.

The generous support that The Baltimore Museum of Art receives from its many friends and benefactors allows it to continue its mission to inspire creativity, encourage learning, and foster human understanding. We are very grateful for all the support we receive.

BMA Membership

BMA Membership provides premiere access to Museum openings and events, behind-the-scenes exclusives, and Members-only savings at the BMA Shop and Gertrude’s restaurant. All Members receive:

  • Invitations to special Member events, including Preview Parties and Preview Days
  • Free admission to ticketed exhibitions
  • 10% discount at the BMA Shop and Members-Only Monthly Specials
  • 10% discount at Gertrude’s restaurant
  • Special offers at area restaurants and cafes
  • Discounts on parking during museum hours
  • Opportunity to travel with the BMA on Travel Program day trips
  • Special Members pricing for innovative BMA programs and performances
  • Subscription to the Members magazine, BMA TODAY, and the BMA's monthly eNews
  • Opportunity to join a Friends Group
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Gift Memberships

This fabulous gift includes 12 months of savings, events, and incredible art all wrapped into one beautiful package.

Give a gift membership


Donations to the BMA help meet the cost of providing our programs and services to Baltimore. The generous support that the BMA receives from its many friends and benefactors allows it to continue its mission to inspire creativity, encourage learning, and foster human understanding.

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Friends Groups

Participation in a Friends Group offers exciting opportunities to participate in special programs, build relationships with BMA curators and art experts, all in an intimate, behind-the-scenes setting.

Learn about BMA Friends Groups

BMA Contributors

The BMA Contributor Program offers signature benefits like the Directors Brunch & Talk, BMA Travel Program, and reciprocal Membership opportunities, which encourage our Members to explore the world of art at the BMA and abroad.

Be a BMA Contributor

BMA Council

Members of the BMA Council, through their generous annual gifts, enable the Museum to achieve great things. Its world-famous collection, landmark building, and groundbreaking exhibitions shine even brighter because of Council support.

Join the BMA Council

Corporate Opportunities

There are many sponsorship opportunities at The Baltimore Museum of Art, and we pride ourselves on collaborating in ways that meet the specific needs of our corporate partners. We would be delighted to work with you to find opportunities for giving that complement your corporation's interests.

Corporate Council Membership is a great way to promote corporate image, reach new and targeted audiences, entertain clients, and provide benefits for your employees.

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Volunteers play an integral role in offering exciting and educational experiences for the Museum’s 200,000+ annual visitors. Join us in our mission of providing an environment that inspires creativity, encourages learning, and fosters human understanding in a place where everyone feels welcome.

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Contact Us

For more information about BMA Membership, call the Members Hotline at 443-573-1800, or e-mail