University Membership

Designed with both the individual and institution in mind, the University Membership Program provides affordable access to the Museum, public programs, special exhibitions, and educational resources that enrich student learning, enhance course goals, and provide professional development.

Benefits may be offered to students and/or faculty and staff. To learn more or to discuss how you can join, contact the Membership Office at 617 566 5643 or [email protected].

University Member Benefits

  • Free general admission with a valid university ID
  • Discounts on gallery tours led by our Museum Teachers
  • Free self-guided gallery visits
  • Free tickets to select public programs, including Third Thursdays and lectures
  • $10 off the Individual and Friend levels of membership for faculty and staff
  • Complimentary participation in the Museum Pass Program for the university’s library
  • 15% off rental events held at the Museum
  • Recognition of support in the Museum's Annual Report

Free admission and discounted tickets are available through school specific promo codes. 

The museum currently has timed entry admission and we ask that you book your ticket ahead of time using the promo code for your school. 

You can contact your Student Life or Admissions Office to get the code.

School Group Visits

Visiting with 10 or more students? One-hour tours for university groups are designed for close looking, while also exploring the history of the Museum. Member University groups also get free admission for an accompanying faculty member.

Learn more about other discounts for visitors.