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Cascade Associate level members and above receive free admission to over 400 museums!

 

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Cascade Associate level members and above receive free admission to over 300 museums!

Become a Member or Renew Today!

Join the Burke and receive fabulous benefits, including unlimited admission throughout the year, an annual night "behind the scenes," other special members-only programs, a complimentary subscription to the museum e-newsletter, and a 10% discount both in the Museum Shop and Café.

Have questions or want to join over the phone? Call our Membership Office at 206-616-6057.

UW Faculty & Staff can sign up for membership by Payroll Deduction.

Membership Levels

Student ($25)

  • Membership benefits for one currently-enrolled student (18 or older, with valid student ID)

All memberships include:

  • Unlimited Free Admission: Enjoy unlimited free admission to the Burke Museum for one year. Includes free admission to Dinosaur Day, Bug Blast, and other annual family events.
  • Exhibit Preview Parties: Receive invitations to preview new exhibits before they open to the public.
  • "Behind-the-Scenes Night": One of the most popular benefits of membership, this annual event provides you with the opportunity to talk with curators and tour the museum collections and research areas.
  • 10% Discount in the Burke Café: Enjoy a 10% discount on all purchases in the Burke Café.
  • 10% Discount in the Museum Shop: Enjoy a 10% discount on all purchases in the Museum Shop.
  • 10% Discount on Museum Event Rentals: Hold your next event at the Burke Museum for a truly unique, Northwest experience and enjoy a 10% discount on your event rental.
  • Subscription to Member E-Newsletter: Receive news about exhibits and events, as well as insightful articles on museum activities, collections, and research behind the scenes.
  • Discounts on Special Activities: Receive priority registration and discounts on lectures, workshops, field trips, and other activities.
  • Reciprocal Membership with the Port Townsend Marine Science Center and Stonerose Fossil Center in Republic, WA.
  • Tax-deduction: 100% of your membership cost is tax deductible.†

Individual ($45)

  • Free admission for one adult (18-61)

All memberships include:

  • Unlimited Free Admission: Enjoy unlimited free admission to the Burke Museum for one year. Includes free admission to Dinosaur Day, Bug Blast, and other annual family events.
  • Exhibit Preview Parties: Receive invitations to preview new exhibits before they open to the public.
  • "Behind-the-Scenes Night": One of the most popular benefits of membership, this annual event provides you with the opportunity to talk with curators and tour the museum collections and research areas.
  • 10% Discount in the Burke Café: Enjoy a 10% discount on all purchases in the Burke Café.
  • 10% Discount in the Museum Shop: Enjoy a 10% discount on all purchases in the Museum Shop.
  • 10% Discount on Museum Event Rentals: Hold your next event at the Burke Museum for a truly unique, Northwest experience and enjoy a 10% discount on your event rental.
  • Subscription to Member E-Newsletter: Receive news about exhibits and events, as well as insightful articles on museum activities, collections, and research behind the scenes.
  • Discounts on Special Activities: Receive priority registration and discounts on lectures, workshops, field trips, and other activities.
  • Reciprocal Membership with the Port Townsend Marine Science Center and Stonerose Fossil Center in Republic, WA.
  • Tax-deduction: 100% of your membership cost is tax deductible.†

Dual Adult ($55)

  • Free admission for two adults (18-61)

All memberships include:

  • Unlimited Free Admission: Enjoy unlimited free admission to the Burke Museum for one year. Includes free admission to Dinosaur Day, Bug Blast, and other annual family events.
  • Exhibit Preview Parties: Receive invitations to preview new exhibits before they open to the public.
  • "Behind-the-Scenes Night": One of the most popular benefits of membership, this annual event provides you with the opportunity to talk with curators and tour the museum collections and research areas.
  • 10% Discount in the Burke Café: Enjoy a 10% discount on all purchases in the Burke Café.
  • 10% Discount in the Museum Shop: Enjoy a 10% discount on all purchases in the Museum Shop.
  • 10% Discount on Museum Event Rentals: Hold your next event at the Burke Museum for a truly unique, Northwest experience and enjoy a 10% discount on your event rental.
  • Subscription to Member E-Newsletter: Receive news about exhibits and events, as well as insightful articles on museum activities, collections, and research behind the scenes.
  • Discounts on Special Activities: Receive priority registration and discounts on lectures, workshops, field trips, and other activities.
  • Reciprocal Membership with the Port Townsend Marine Science Center and Stonerose Fossil Center in Republic, WA.
  • Tax-deduction: 100% of your membership cost is tax deductible.†

Family ($75)

  • Free admission for two adults
  • Free admission for four youths under age 18

All memberships include:

  • Unlimited Free Admission: Enjoy unlimited free admission to the Burke Museum for one year. Includes free admission to Dinosaur Day, Bug Blast, and other annual family events.
  • Exhibit Preview Parties: Receive invitations to preview new exhibits before they open to the public.
  • "Behind-the-Scenes Night": One of the most popular benefits of membership, this annual event provides you with the opportunity to talk with curators and tour the museum collections and research areas.
  • 10% Discount in the Burke Café: Enjoy a 10% discount on all purchases in the Burke Café.
  • 10% Discount in the Museum Shop: Enjoy a 10% discount on all purchases in the Museum Shop.
  • 10% Discount on Museum Event Rentals: Hold your next event at the Burke Museum for a truly unique, Northwest experience and enjoy a 10% discount on your event rental.
  • Subscription to Member E-Newsletter: Receive news about exhibits and events, as well as insightful articles on museum activities, collections, and research behind the scenes.
  • Discounts on Special Activities: Receive priority registration and discounts on lectures, workshops, field trips, and other activities.
  • Reciprocal Membership with the Port Townsend Marine Science Center and Stonerose Fossil Center in Republic, WA.
  • Tax-deduction: 100% of your membership cost is tax deductible.†

Cascade Associate ($100)

All memberships include:

  • Unlimited Free Admission: Enjoy unlimited free admission to the Burke Museum for one year. Includes free admission to Dinosaur Day, Bug Blast, and other annual family events.
  • Exhibit Preview Parties: Receive invitations to preview new exhibits before they open to the public.
  • "Behind-the-Scenes Night": One of the most popular benefits of membership, this annual event provides you with the opportunity to talk with curators and tour the museum collections and research areas.
  • 10% Discount in the Burke Café: Enjoy a 10% discount on all purchases in the Burke Café.
  • 10% Discount in the Museum Shop: Enjoy a 10% discount on all purchases in the Museum Shop.
  • 10% Discount on Museum Event Rentals: Hold your next event at the Burke Museum for a truly unique, Northwest experience and enjoy a 10% discount on your event rental.
  • Subscription to Member E-Newsletter: Receive news about exhibits and events, as well as insightful articles on museum activities, collections, and research behind the scenes.
  • Discounts on Special Activities: Receive priority registration and discounts on lectures, workshops, field trips, and other activities.
  • Reciprocal Membership with the Port Townsend Marine Science Center and Stonerose Fossil Center in Republic, WA.
  • Tax-deduction: 100% of your membership cost is tax deductible.†

Sustaining Membership Levels

Northwest Partner ($250)

All memberships include:

  • Unlimited Free Admission: Enjoy unlimited free admission to the Burke Museum for one year. Includes free admission to Dinosaur Day, Bug Blast, and other annual family events.
  • Exhibit Preview Parties: Receive invitations to preview new exhibits before they open to the public.
  • "Behind-the-Scenes Night": One of the most popular benefits of membership, this annual event provides you with the opportunity to talk with curators and tour the museum collections and research areas.
  • 10% Discount in the Burke Café: Enjoy a 10% discount on all purchases in the Burke Café.
  • 10% Discount in the Museum Shop: Enjoy a 10% discount on all purchases in the Museum Shop.
  • 10% Discount on Museum Event Rentals: Hold your next event at the Burke Museum for a truly unique, Northwest experience and enjoy a 10% discount on your event rental.
  • Subscription to Member E-Newsletter: Receive news about exhibits and events, as well as insightful articles on museum activities, collections, and research behind the scenes.
  • Discounts on Special Activities: Receive priority registration and discounts on lectures, workshops, field trips, and other activities.
  • Reciprocal Membership with the Port Townsend Marine Science Center and Stonerose Fossil Center in Republic, WA.
  • Tax-deduction: 100% of your membership cost is tax deductible.†

Pacific Patron ($500)

All memberships include:

  • Unlimited Free Admission: Enjoy unlimited free admission to the Burke Museum for one year. Includes free admission to Dinosaur Day, Bug Blast, and other annual family events.
  • Exhibit Preview Parties: Receive invitations to preview new exhibits before they open to the public.
  • "Behind-the-Scenes Night": One of the most popular benefits of membership, this annual event provides you with the opportunity to talk with curators and tour the museum collections and research areas.
  • 10% Discount in the Burke Café: Enjoy a 10% discount on all purchases in the Burke Café.
  • 10% Discount in the Museum Shop: Enjoy a 10% discount on all purchases in the Museum Shop.
  • 10% Discount on Museum Event Rentals: Hold your next event at the Burke Museum for a truly unique, Northwest experience and enjoy a 10% discount on your event rental.
  • Subscription to Member E-Newsletter: Receive news about exhibits and events, as well as insightful articles on museum activities, collections, and research behind the scenes.
  • Discounts on Special Activities: Receive priority registration and discounts on lectures, workshops, field trips, and other activities.
  • Reciprocal Membership with the Port Townsend Marine Science Center and Stonerose Fossil Center in Republic, WA.
  • Tax-deduction: 100% of your membership cost is tax deductible.†

Director's Circle ($1,000)

All memberships include:

  • Unlimited Free Admission: Enjoy unlimited free admission to the Burke Museum for one year. Includes free admission to Dinosaur Day, Bug Blast, and other annual family events.
  • Exhibit Preview Parties: Receive invitations to preview new exhibits before they open to the public.
  • "Behind-the-Scenes Night": One of the most popular benefits of membership, this annual event provides you with the opportunity to talk with curators and tour the museum collections and research areas.
  • 10% Discount in the Burke Café: Enjoy a 10% discount on all purchases in the Burke Café.
  • 10% Discount in the Museum Shop: Enjoy a 10% discount on all purchases in the Museum Shop.
  • 10% Discount on Museum Event Rentals: Hold your next event at the Burke Museum for a truly unique, Northwest experience and enjoy a 10% discount on your event rental.
  • Subscription to Member E-Newsletter: Receive news about exhibits and events, as well as insightful articles on museum activities, collections, and research behind the scenes.
  • Discounts on Special Activities: Receive priority registration and discounts on lectures, workshops, field trips, and other activities.
  • Reciprocal Membership with the Port Townsend Marine Science Center and Stonerose Fossil Center in Republic, WA.
  • Tax-deduction: 100% of your membership cost is tax deductible.†

Discounted Memberships

Seniors ($15 off)

  • These are discounted memberships for seniors (62 or older)
  • Individual membership for one senior at $30
  • Dual Adult membership for two seniors at $40

All memberships include:

  • Unlimited Free Admission: Enjoy unlimited free admission to the Burke Museum for one year. Includes free admission to Dinosaur Day, Bug Blast, and other annual family events.
  • Exhibit Preview Parties: Receive invitations to preview new exhibits before they open to the public.
  • "Behind-the-Scenes Night": One of the most popular benefits of membership, this annual event provides you with the opportunity to talk with curators and tour the museum collections and research areas.
  • 10% Discount in the Burke Café: Enjoy a 10% discount on all purchases in the Burke Café.
  • 10% Discount in the Museum Shop: Enjoy a 10% discount on all purchases in the Museum Shop.
  • 10% Discount on Museum Event Rentals: Hold your next event at the Burke Museum for a truly unique, Northwest experience and enjoy a 10% discount on your event rental.
  • Subscription to Member E-Newsletter: Receive news about exhibits and events, as well as insightful articles on museum activities, collections, and research behind the scenes.
  • Discounts on Special Activities: Receive priority registration and discounts on lectures, workshops, field trips, and other activities.
  • Reciprocal Membership with the Port Townsend Marine Science Center and Stonerose Fossil Center in Republic, WA.
  • Tax-deduction: 100% of your membership cost is tax deductible.†

UW Family ($54)

  • This is a discounted membership for UW Students, Faculty and Staff, and Retirees (UW ID required)
  • Free admission for two adults
  • Free admission for four youths under age 18

All memberships include:

  • Unlimited Free Admission: Enjoy unlimited free admission to the Burke Museum for one year. Includes free admission to Dinosaur Day, Bug Blast, and other annual family events.
  • Exhibit Preview Parties: Receive invitations to preview new exhibits before they open to the public.
  • "Behind-the-Scenes Night": One of the most popular benefits of membership, this annual event provides you with the opportunity to talk with curators and tour the museum collections and research areas.
  • 10% Discount in the Burke Café: Enjoy a 10% discount on all purchases in the Burke Café.
  • 10% Discount in the Museum Shop: Enjoy a 10% discount on all purchases in the Museum Shop.
  • 10% Discount on Museum Event Rentals: Hold your next event at the Burke Museum for a truly unique, Northwest experience and enjoy a 10% discount on your event rental.
  • Subscription to Member E-Newsletter: Receive news about exhibits and events, as well as insightful articles on museum activities, collections, and research behind the scenes.
  • Discounts on Special Activities: Receive priority registration and discounts on lectures, workshops, field trips, and other activities.
  • Reciprocal Membership with the Port Townsend Marine Science Center and Stonerose Fossil Center in Republic, WA.
  • Tax-deduction: 100% of your membership cost is tax deductible.†

UW Alumni Association members ($5-10 off)

These are discounted memberships for UWAA members (Current alumni ID card required). Please call the Membership Office for more information at 206-616-6057 or e-mail burkemem@uw.edu.

Educators in the State of Washington ($65)

Educators are eligible for a discount on the Family membership. Please call the Membership Office for more information at 206-616-6057 or e-mail burkemem@uw.edu..


Corporate Partner Program

Corporate Partners ($1,000 - $5,000)

Is your company looking for a way to advance your mission, benefit your clients and employees, and receive meaningful recognition for your contributions to the community? The Burke Museum Corporate Partner Program offers a range of options to meet your needs—and it highlights your company's commitment to vibrant multicultural arts and heritage, environmental stewardship, and quality education for our children. The Burke's Corporate Partner Program is designed with your interests in mind. Customized benefit packages are available

Please call the Membership Office for more information at 206-616-6057 or e-mail burkemem@uw.edu.

† Cost of membership is fully tax deductible as specified in IRS regulations. Pursuant to RCW 19.09, the University of Washington is registered as a charitable organization with the Secretary of State for the State of Washington. For information, call the Office of the Secretary of State, 1-800-332-4483.