Membership

Photo: Rachel Ormiston/Burke Museum
Photo: Rachel Ormiston/Burke Museum

Experience something new each visit!

Whatever you love about the Burke — seeing fossils unearthed before you, interacting with experts, or expanding your knowledge about interests new and old — your support as a member helps make it possible. 

Give the gift that keeps on giving with a Burke Museum membership — or treat yourself! 

Membership includes 12 months of unlimited admission and experiences, along with other fun perks. 

Memberships

Create your custom membership starting at $60. Prefer to join or renew by mail? Print out our mail-in form.

Hooray — all members receive digital membership cards!

Digital card frequently asked questions

 

Core member benefits include:

– Unlimited free General Admission to the Burke Museum for 12 months
– Special invitations to member events including the annual Members’ Behind-the-Scenes Night
– Early registration and priority entry to popular events like DinoFest
– Early registration and 10% discount on Burke camps
– 10% discount on Burke Birthday Parties
– Special member rates for lectures, workshops, and more
– Access to our online archive of Curated Conversations, a virtual event series just for Burke members
– 10% discount at Off the Rez Café and the Burke Store
– Reciprocal admission to the Port Townsend Marine Science Center and Stonerose Interpretive Center & Eocene Fossil Site

Join or Renew

Gift

AVAILABLE ADD-ONS(AT CHECKOUT):

Add 1 youth: $30

Beyond the Burke Reciprocal
Benefits
: $50

Supporting Individual

Give more. Get more.

Supporting Member benefits include all Core Member benefits listed above, plus:

– Reciprocal admission to 1,700+ museums and cultural centers through ROAM and NARM
– Additional exclusive opportunities to talk to Burke experts 
– Two (2) guest passes for friends and family
– Recognition in the Burke’s annual report

Core member benefits include:

– Unlimited free General Admission to the Burke Museum for 12 months
– Special invitations to member events including the annual Members’ Behind-the-Scenes Night
– Early registration and priority entry to popular events like DinoFest
– Early registration and 10% discount on Burke camps
– 10% discount on Burke Birthday Parties
– Special member rates for lectures, workshops, and more
– Access to our online archive of Curated Conversations, a virtual event series just for Burke members
– 10% discount at Off the Rez Café and the Burke Store
– Reciprocal admission to the Port Townsend Marine Science Center and Stonerose Interpretive Center & Eocene Fossil Site

Join or Renew

Gift

AVAILABLE ADD-ONS(AT CHECKOUT):

Add 1 youth: $30

Add 1 named adult: $50

Flexible guest upgrade: $20

Beyond the Burke Reciprocal
Benefits
: $50

Supporting Dual

Give more. Get more.

Supporting Member benefits include all Core Member benefits listed above, plus:

– Reciprocal admission to 1,700+ museums and cultural centers through ROAM and NARM
– Additional exclusive opportunities to talk to Burke experts 
– Two (2) guest passes for friends and family
– Recognition in the Burke’s annual report

Pod

Two (2) named adults + up to four (4) youth ages 4–17
$150

Core member benefits include:

– Unlimited free General Admission to the Burke Museum for 12 months
– Special invitations to member events including the annual Members’ Behind-the-Scenes Night
– Early registration and priority entry to popular events like DinoFest
– Early registration and 10% discount on Burke camps
– 10% discount on Burke Birthday Parties
– Special member rates for lectures, workshops, and more
– Access to our online archive of Curated Conversations, a virtual event series just for Burke members
– 10% discount at Off the Rez Café and the Burke Store
– Reciprocal admission to the Port Townsend Marine Science Center and Stonerose Interpretive Center & Eocene Fossil Site

Join or Renew

Gift

AVAILABLE ADD-ONS
(AT CHECKOUT):

Add 1 youth: $30

Add 1 named adult: $50

Flexible guest upgrade: $20

Beyond the Burke Reciprocal
Benefits
: $50

Supporting Pod

Give more. Get more.

Supporting Member benefits include all Core Member benefits listed above, plus:

– Reciprocal admission to 1,700+ museums and cultural centers through ROAM and NARM
– Additional exclusive opportunities to talk to Burke experts 
– Two (2) guest passes for friends and family
– Recognition in the Burke’s annual report

Make it yours

Add-ons let you customize a membership for you and your unique family

ADDITIONAL YOUTH: $30

Youth ages 4–17.
Ages 0–3 are free.

ADDITIONAL ADULT: $50

Add one (1) Named Adult.
Limit two (2) per membership.

 

FLEXIBLE GUEST CARD: $20

Upgrade one (1) Named Adult to flexible "guest of" card
that can be used by anyone.
Limit one (1) per Dual or Pod membership.

GO BEYOND THE BURKE: $50

Add access to 1,000+ museums with
NARM and ROAM reciprocal admission programs.
Learn more

Membership Discounts

$25 Pod Memberships for anyone who participates in:

– SNAP/EBT
– WIC
– Apple Health
– Provider One
– Kinship care
– Foster parenting

Enjoy all core benefits of a Pod membership!

Includes up to two (2) adults + all family members age 17 and under.


Save $10 if an adult on your membership qualifies for one of the following:

– Student (with student ID)
– Senior (ages 63+)
– UW staff (with Husky Card)
– Educator (with ID)
– Military (with ID)

Limit one (1) discount per membership.

Photo: Rachel Ormiston/Burke Museum
Photo: Rachel Ormiston/Burke Museum

Questions?

We're here to help!

Membership
206.616.6057
burkemem@uw.edu

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