Support the Burke

Photo: Cathy Morris/Burke Museum
Photo: Cathy Morris/Burke Museum

You are critical to the Burke

We rely on donors, members, and volunteers, whose generous donation of financial resources and time are essential to the Burke's operations — thank you!



Every gift powers the Burke's mission and supports work happening every day.

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Whatever you love about the Burke, your support as a member makes it possible.

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Try something new and share the excitement of the Burke by becoming a volunteer

Volunteer opportunities

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Our Work

At the Burke, we bring together people, objects and the stories that make them meaningful.

Photo: Mark Stone/University of Washington
Photo: Mark Stone/University of Washington