Two people looking at art on the wall in a gallery at the Hammer Museum.
Two people looking at art on the wall in a gallery at the Hammer Museum.

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Membership

Join or renew today! As a member-supported organization, the Hammer relies on your philanthropic contributions to sustain our free programming—ensuring that thought-provoking art and ideas continue to be accessible for all.

Levels of Membership

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  • PARTICIPATE

    Seniors (65+), UCLA staff, and current students join at the Participate level for $75.

    The tax-deductible amount for this membership is $52.

    Benefits

    • Keeping art and ideas free for everyone
    • Membership cards for two people
    • Invitation for two to all exhibition opening receptions and other exclusive members-only events throughout the year
    • Priority ticketing for two at Hammer public programs
    • Receive the Hammer calendar by mail and a monthly membership e-newsletter
    • Special discounts with Hammer Partners, including 10% discount at the Hammer Store
    • Enjoy a 10% discount at our restaurant, Audrey at the Hammer
    • Reciprocal benefits at 79 university art museums (download the list)
  • IMMERSE

    The tax-deductible amount for this membership is $150.

    Benefits

    All members enjoy:

    • Keeping art and ideas free for everyone
    • Membership cards for two people
    • Invitation for two to all exhibition opening receptions and other exclusive members-only events throughout the year
    • Priority ticketing for two at Hammer public programs
    • Receive the Hammer calendar by mail and a monthly membership e-newsletter
    • Special discounts with Hammer Partners, including 10% discount at the Hammer Store
    • Enjoy a 10% discount at our restaurant, Audrey at the Hammer
    • Reciprocal benefits at 79 university art museums (download the list)


    Additional benefits at this level:

    • Invitation for two to the summer Director's Reception
    • Reciprocal privileges at all museums in the Western Reciprocal Program
    • Hammer tote bag
    • Three annual curator-led exhibition tours
  • IMPACT

    The tax-deductible amount for this membership is $312.

    Benefits

    • Keeping art and ideas free for everyone
    • Membership cards for two people
    • Invitation for two to all exhibition opening receptions and other exclusive members-only events throughout the year
    • Priority ticketing for two at Hammer public programs
    • Receive the Hammer calendar by mail and a monthly membership e-newsletter
    • Special discounts with Hammer Partners, including 10% discount at the Hammer Store
    • Enjoy a 10% discount at our restaurant, Audrey at the Hammer
    • Reciprocal benefits at 79 university art museums (download the list)
    • Reciprocal privileges at all museums in the Western Reciprocal Program
    • Hammer tote bag
    • Three annual curator-led exhibition tours


    Additional benefits at this level:

  • HAMMER FELLOW

    The tax-deductible amount for this membership is $914.

    Benefits

    • Keeping art and ideas free for everyone
    • Membership cards for two people
    • Invitation for two to all exhibition opening receptions and other exclusive members-only events throughout the year
    • Priority ticketing for two at Hammer public programs
    • Receive the Hammer calendar by mail and a monthly membership e-newsletter
    • Special discounts with Hammer Partners, including 10% discount at the Hammer Store
    • Enjoy a 10% discount at our restaurant, Audrey at the Hammer
    • Reciprocal benefits at 79 university art museums (download the list)
    • Reciprocal privileges at all museums in the Western Reciprocal Program
    • Hammer tote bag
    • Three annual curator-led exhibition tours
    • Invitation for two to all Director's Receptions
    • Reciprocal privileges at all museums in the Modern and Contemporary Museum Association (Mod/Co)
    • One Hammer exhibition catalogue


    Additional benefits at this level:

    • Studio visit or architectural tour with Hammer curators
    • Advanced reserved seating for two at Hammer public programs
    • Eight parking passes (evening or 3-hour)
    • Select curator-led exhibition previews
    • A second Hammer exhibition catalogue
  • HAMMER PATRON

    The tax-deductible amount for this membership is $2052.

    Benefits

    • Keeping art and ideas free for everyone
    • Membership cards for two people
    • Invitation for two to all exhibition opening receptions and other exclusive members-only events throughout the year
    • Priority ticketing for two at Hammer public programs
    • Receive the Hammer calendar by mail and a monthly membership e-newsletter
    • Special discounts with Hammer Partners, including 20% discount at the Hammer Store
    • Enjoy a 10% discount at our restaurant, Audrey at the Hammer
    • Reciprocal benefits at 79 university art museums (download the list)
    • Reciprocal privileges at all museums in the Western Reciprocal Program
    • Hammer tote bag
    • Three annual curator-led exhibition tours
    • Invitation for two to all Director's Receptions
    • Reciprocal privileges at all museums in the Modern and Contemporary Museum Association (Mod/Co)
    • Two Hammer exhibition catalogues
    • Studio visit or architectural tour with Hammer curators
    • Advanced reserved seating for two at Hammer public programs
    • Eight parking passes (evening or 3-hour)
    • Select curator-led exhibition previews

     

    Additional benefits at this level:

    • Four additional parking passes (evening or 3-hour)
    • Invitations to additional offsite events with Hammer Curators, such as private collection visits, gallery tours, and more
    • Recognition in the Hammer print calendar annual donor listing
    • 20% Discount at Hammer Store
    • Bring two additional guests to all Director's Receptions
    • Opportunity to arrange a private VIP exhibition tour for six guests (advance reservation required)
  • HAMMER CHAMPION

    The tax-deductible amount for this membership is $4,214.

    Benefits

    • Keeping art and ideas free for everyone
    • Membership Cards for two people
    • Invitations to all opening parties
    • Invitations to exclusive members-only previews and events
    • Priority ticketing for two at public programs
    • 10% discount at the Hammer Store and Audrey at the Hammer
    • Special discounts with Hammer Partners
    • Reciprocal benefits at university art museums (download the list)
    • Seasonal Hammer calendar by mail
    • Monthly membership email newsletter
    • Three annual curator-led exhibition tours
    • Invitation for two to the summer Director’s Reception
    • Hammer tote bag
    • Privileges at all museum in the Western Reciprocal Program
    • Invitations for two to all Director’s Receptions
    • One Hammer exhibition catalogue
    • Privileges at all museum in the Modern and Contemporary Association
    • Invitation to an off-site event with Hammer curators
    • Reserved seating for two at Hammer public programs
    • Eight parking passes (evening or 3-hour)
    • A second exhibition catalogue
    • Studio visit or architectural tour with Hammer curators
    • Four additional parking passes
    • 20% discount at the Hammer Store
    • Two additional invitations for all Director’s Receptions
    • Opportunity to arrange a VIP exhibition tour for six
    • Annual recognition in the Hammer calendar


    Additional benefits at this level:

    • Two tickets to K.A.M.P (Kids Art Museum Project)
    • Reserved seating for four at Hammer public programs
    • Invitation to two Hammer Circle events
    • Eight additional parking passes

The Museum reserves the right to refuse or revoke membership and/or deny admission for noncompliance with applicable rules and terms or for inappropriate conduct. 

Purchasing or earning an annual membership does not entitle a member to renewal in a subsequent year. Memberships are not refundable and are intended for noncommercial use by individual members and cannot be transferred. Membership levels, benefits, and prices are subject to change without notice.