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Important Update

The Museum is closed for installation and will reopen on June 6.


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 for one member

Senior (60+) $90 (fully tax deductible)
All the core benefits for two members

Friend $100 (fully tax deductible)
All the core benefits for two members

Family $150 ($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
  • To reserve a ticket to visit Storm King Art Center, Aldrich Members should contact Storm King by calling 845.534.3115 and identify themselves as Aldrich Members at the Family level or above. Tickets cannot be booked through the Storm King website and must be booked by phone. Response times may vary so please plan to book well in advance of your visit.

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.

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 $3,000 ($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

Join or Renew as a Member

(excluding Artist/Senior/Student)

Aldrich members receive environmentally-friendly digital membership cards.

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.

Digital Membership Card FAQ

Having trouble with your digital membership card? Click here to access our Digital Membership Card FAQ.

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 Carafotes' member profile here.

Read Joshua Grey's member profile here.

Read Cynthia Smith's member profile here.

Read Audrey Conrad's member profile here.

Related Events

June 4, 2022 at 2:00 pm | Member Event, Member Preview, Special Event

Private Event | VIP Reception for 52 Artists: A Feminist Milestone

$500+ members and VIP guests are invited to join us to celebrate the opening of 52 Artists: A Feminist Milestone. By invitation only.

June 5, 2022 at 12:00 pm | Member Event, Member Preview

Supporter Preview | 52 Artists: A Feminist Milestone

A celebration of the opening of 52 Artists: A Feminist Milestone for Museum supporters. By invitation only.

October 6, 2022 at 5:30 pm | Member Event

Drinks with the Director

Join The Aldrich’s Executive Director, Cybele Maylone, for a tour of the Museum’s current exhibitions followed by drinks on the terrace.

October 15, 2022 at 12:00 pm | Member Event

Gallery Walk in New York City

Join The Aldrich’s Curatorial Assistant and Publications Manager Caitlin Monachino for a private walking tour of several New York City galleries.

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