Become a Member

It’s easy to join the San Luis Obispo Museum of Art, and the rewards are many. As a member, you will have access to special events where you can meet artists and mingle with other art enthusiasts. You will also be supporting the hub of visual arts in San Luis Obispo County. Gift memberships also are available.

All members of SLOMA receive the following Core Benefits annually:

  • 10% off at the SLOMA Bookstore
  • Invitations to exclusive members-only events and exhibition previews
  • Personalized membership card
  • Quarterly newsletter delivered to your email

Members at the Sustaining level and above also have access to the North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) admission program for free or reduced admission and discounts to over 1,000 participating museums and institutions.

Join for two years and save: Individual, Duo/Family, Sustaining, and Fellow membership levels offer a discount for a two-year membership.

Special Offer: Seniors, Students, and Artists receive a 20% discount on any of the four Standard Level memberships. To qualify for a discount, Seniors must be 65+. Students must be currently enrolled full time at a college or university. Artists must provide a CV, business card, or website showing a current portfolio. At checkout, use coupon code Senior, Student, or Artist to receive your discounted membership. Limit one coupon per registration.

For any questions about becoming a member or renewing your membership, please contact Administrative Assistant Mary Waters.

Become a SLOMA Member Today!

Standard Membership Levels

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$45 for 1 yr/ $85 for 2 yr
Core Benefits for 1 adult

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$70 for 1 yr/ $130 for 2 yr
Core Benefits for 2 adults in the same household

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$150 for 1 yr/ $270 for 2 yr
Core Benefits for 2 adults + NARM

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$500 for 1 yr/ $950 for 2 yr
Core Benefits for 2 adults + NARM + 2 guest passes for member-exclusive events + SLOMA donor wall recognition for 12 months

Museum Circle Membership Levels

Museum Circle members enjoy numerous benefits including intimate gatherings with featured artists and arts professionals from around the world.

Learn more about Museum Circle membership here.

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$1000 for 1 yr
($900 is tax-deductible)
Fellow Benefits + invitations to exclusive domestic travel opportunities + exclusive Museum Circle programming + one Duo/Family membership to give to someone

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$2500 for 1 yr
($2250 is tax-deductible)
Friend Benefits + invitations to international travel opportunities + two Duo/Family memberships to give

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$5000 for 1 yr
($4750 is tax-deductible)
Patron Benefits + exhibition catalog + recognition as sponsor for one exhibition + invitations to exclusive artist dinners

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