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Important Update


Aldrich members provide essential support to our mission while enjoying special access to artists at exclusive exhibition previews, discounts on programs and in the Museum Store, and free admission to reciprocal museum partners.

Core Benefits and Membership Levels

All Aldrich members receive the following core benefits:

Membership Levels

Artist, Educator, Student $50 Individual (fully tax deductible)
All the core benefits

Senior (60+) $50 Individual, Senior Dual $90 (fully tax deductible)
All the core benefits

Friend $65 Individual, Friend Dual $100 (fully tax deductible)
All the core benefits

Family $125 ($100 tax deductible)

All the core benefits plus:

  • Unlimited free admission for the entire family
  • 10% discount on Camp Aldrich and children's birthday parties
  • Free admission for two adults and up to 4 children (17 and younger) to Storm King Art Center in New Windsor, NY. (Members must show their Aldrich membership cards and photo ID’s)

Contemporary Council $250 ($200 tax deductible)

All the above benefits plus:

Young Patrons Circle $375 ($325 tax deductible)

The Young Patrons Circle is a group for Aldrich supporters ages 20-40. Members of this group have a strong appreciation for contemporary art and artists and a desire to advance the museum’s mission to present significant and thought-provoking contemporary art. Each year, the Young Patrons Circle will be invited to participate in a fundraising event that will provide the resources needed to present an exhibition of a younger, emerging artist.

All the above benefits plus:

  • Invitations to select collection, gallery, and studio tours

Collaborators Circle $500 ($400 tax deductible)

All the above benefits plus:

  • 10% discount on Aldrich Editions

Collectors Circle $1,000 ($850 tax deductible)

All the above benefits plus:

  • VIP passes to select national and international art fairs
  • Private tour for 10 guests
  • Free Contemporary Council ($250) gift membership

Aldrich Collects $2,500 ($400 tax deductible)

This premier membership includes three limited-edition, Aldrich artist designed artworks each year. In addition, members enjoy private studio visits with select artists, and all the benefits of our Collaborators Circle membership, including VIP passes to international art fairs, private collection tours, and more. To join, please contact Kris Honeycutt at, or 203.403.7364.

Library $100 (fully tax deductible) For public and private libraries only

Purchase a Library Membership

Purchase A Membership

For dual levels and higher

Questions? Contact us at 203.438.4519 or email

If you prefer, please mail a check made payable to The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, 258 Main Street, Ridgefield, CT 06877. For further assistance, contact Kris Honeycutt, Head of Membership and Annual Giving, at, or 203.438.4519, extension 125.

2 for 1 Membership

Gift membership 2 for 1

Coming soon! Starting on November 1 through the end of the year, buy or renew an Aldrich membership and receive a gift membership at the same level for free!

Gift Membership

Share the excitement of The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum with friends, family, and colleagues through the gift of an Aldrich membership. This gift opens the door to the area's premier venue for cutting-edge visual art and educational programs. You and your friends can experience the benefits of Aldrich membership together, while supporting the Museum and helping to expand our community.

Purchase a Gift Membership

Member Profiles

Read Sabeth and Aaron Albert’s member profile here.

Read Allison Meyler’s member profile here.

Read Deborah Barnett-Brandt’s member profile here.

Read Justin Christopher's member profile here.

Top image: Visitors watching a performance of Sean Salstrom's Indefinity Box in the exhibition, Weather Report.