Membership Options

Become a Member

Show the world that the arts are important to you and are vital to our community.

The AKMA is a vibrant community of people who recognize the importance of a community-centered arts organization in our lives.

AKMA members are teachers, students, parents, business owners, artists, non-artists, entrepreneurs, employees, builders, adventurers, and –most importantly–supporters of our mission to educate the public, provide access to unique and meaningful experiences, and nurture emerging artists.

Not sure which membership is right for you? Give us a call at (816) 233-7003.

Individuals

Treat yourself to a membership

Families & Groups

Experience the museum together

Society of Fellows

Go further by becoming a steward for the arts

Business Council

Join our community of leaders

Individuals

An AKMA membership not only gives you FREE museum admission, it also includes discounts in the museum store, special invitations to exhibitions and classes, reserved access to events, and the chance to exhibit your artwork in the Annual Membership Exhibition.

Not sure which membership is right for you? Give us a call at (816) 233-7003.

Individual

  • $35
  • One named adult and one guest pass

Student

  • $15
  • One named person with a Student ID

Teacher

  • $20
  • One named person with a Teacher ID and one guest pass

Non-Resident

  • $25
  • One named adult and one guest pass
  • Lives 60+ miles from St. Joseph

Families and Groups

Experience the museum with your favorite people! Members enjoy added benefits including additional free admissions, Summer Camp discounts, and extended entries for reserved events and the Annual Membership Exhibition.

Family / Dual

  • $60
  • Up to two named adults, four children under 18

Associate

  • $100
  • Unlimited admission for four

Sustaining

  • $300
  • Unlimited admission for six

Supporting

  • $500
  • Unlimited admission for eight

Society of Fellows

Take your passion for the arts to a new level by joining the Fellows

Fellows members are taking the next step to becoming a steward for the museum. A portion of every Fellows membership is dedicated to acquiring new artwork for the permanent collection. Fellows receive additional member benefits of museum store discounts, Summer Camp discounts, the opportunity to participate in the Annual Membership Exhibition, and credits towards facility rentals.

Fellow

  • $1,200
  • Choose an Artwork each year
  • 10% discount in the Museum Store
  • Name recognition on the “Fellows Wall”
  • Up to $300 credit towards facility rental

Fellow Patron

  • $1,500
  • Choose an Artwork each year
  • 10% discount in the Museum Store
  • Name recognition on the “Fellows Wall”
  • Up to $300 credit towards facility rental

Business Council

Make your business stand out by joining our community

Business Council members understand the importance of bringing people together. The Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art works to inspire creativity, boost cultural awareness, attract employees to the area, and deliver tourism revenue.

AKMA Business Council members receive recognition on the Business Council Wall, credits for facility rentals, and named Designees receive Family/Dual membership level benefits.

Corporate Champion

  • $10,000
  • Recognition on the Business Council Wall
  • Four Business Council designees
  • Gold sponsorship of Pot of Gold Arts Gala & Auction and Sugarplum Festival ; sponsor ticket packages and premium recognition in event advertising.
  • Up to $1,800 credit towards firm-sponsored facility rental

Payments can be made via check by mailing to the museum or dropping them off at the front desk. If one chooses to pay via debit or credit card, that information can be done over the phone or in person at the front desk.