Gift Membership

Share the Museum! Give a gift that friends and family can enjoy throughout the year.

Patron Member

$3,000–5,999

Enjoy insider access and invitations to exclusive events that celebrate the collection, the mission, and the future of the MFA.  

Benefits

  • Admission for four adults and children 17 and under
  • Twelve VIP passes per major exhibition
  • Invitations to all Patron Member events and learning opportunities
  • $720 per couple, $360 per person is not tax deductible

All Patron Program members receive

  • Free admission to the collections and all exhibitions
  • Free member events, including exhibition previews, curator talks, and family programs
  • Complimentary MFA Guides for you and your guests
  • A direct phone line and e-mail address to reach staff dedicated to personally handling your special requests
  • Ability to rent space at the MFA to host your private event
  • Reciprocal admission benefits at 22 major art museums
  • Opportunities to travel with curators
  • Recognition in the Annual Report
  • Parking discount of up to 40%
  • Complimentary parking at all Patron events
  • 15% discount at all Museum dining venues
  • 10% discount at MFA Bookstore and Shop
  • Discounted tickets to the Summer Party
  • Discounted member tickets to all lectures, concerts, films, and other programs and events
  • Updates on exhibitions, programs, and events, with specific information for members
  • Opportunities to learn more about the collections with Curators Circles

Patron Fellow

$6,000–11,999

Enjoy deeper access at the MFA with invitations to exclusive events including the popular annual Connoisseurship Seminar.

Benefits

  • Admission for four adults and children 17 and under
  • Fourteen VIP passes per major exhibition
  • Invitations to all Patron Fellow events and learning opportunities
  • All benefits at the Patron Member level
  • $1,000 per couple, $500 per person is not tax deductible

All Patron Program members receive

  • Free admission to the collections and all exhibitions
  • Free member events, including exhibition previews, curator talks, and family programs
  • Complimentary MFA Guides for you and your guests
  • A direct phone line and e-mail address to reach staff dedicated to personally handling your special requests
  • Ability to rent space at the MFA to host your private event
  • Reciprocal admission benefits at 22 major art museums
  • Opportunities to travel with curators
  • Recognition in the Annual Report
  • Parking discount of up to 40%
  • Complimentary parking at all Patron events
  • 15% discount at all Museum dining venues
  • 10% discount at MFA Bookstore and Shop
  • Discounted tickets to the Summer Party
  • Discounted member tickets to all lectures, concerts, films, and other programs and events
  • Updates on exhibitions, programs, and events, with specific information for members
  • Opportunities to learn more about the collections with Curators Circles

Patron Sponsor

$12,000–29,999

Attend intimate programs with curators and conservators at the Museum.      

Benefits

  • Admission for four adults and children 17 and under
  • Sixteen VIP passes per major exhibition
  • Invitations to all Patron Sponsor events and learning opportunities
  • Ability to rent space at the MFA to host your private event with a 50% discount on the reservation fee
  • All benefits at the Patron Fellow level
  • $1,320 per couple, $660 per person is not tax deductible

All Patron Program members receive

  • Free admission to the collections and all exhibitions
  • Free member events, including exhibition previews, curator talks, and family programs
  • Complimentary MFA Guides for you and your guests
  • A direct phone line and e-mail address to reach staff dedicated to personally handling your special requests
  • Ability to rent space at the MFA to host your private event
  • Reciprocal admission benefits at 22 major art museums
  • Opportunities to travel with curators
  • Recognition in the Annual Report
  • Parking discount of up to 40%
  • Complimentary parking at all Patron events
  • 15% discount at all Museum dining venues
  • 10% discount at MFA Bookstore and Shop
  • Discounted tickets to the Summer Party
  • Discounted member tickets to all lectures, concerts, films, and other programs and events
  • Updates on exhibitions, programs, and events, with specific information for members
  • Opportunities to learn more about the collections with Curators Circles

Director's Circle

$30,000–49,999

Visit a private collection in a Boston-area home and attend the Director’s annual Holiday Party.    

Benefits

  • Unlimited admission for you and your guests
  • Eighteen VIP passes per major exhibition
  • Invitations to all Director’s Circle events and learning opportunities
  • All benefits at the Patron Sponsor level
  • Ability to rent space at the MFA to host your private event with the reservation fee fully waived
  • Ability to host a wedding at the MFA (as the couple or the parents of the couple)
  • $1,710 per couple, $855 per person is not tax deductible

All Patron Program members receive

  • Free admission to the collections and all exhibitions
  • Free member events, including exhibition previews, curator talks, and family programs
  • Complimentary MFA Guides for you and your guests
  • A direct phone line and e-mail address to reach staff dedicated to personally handling your special requests
  • Ability to rent space at the MFA to host your private event
  • Reciprocal admission benefits at 22 major art museums
  • Opportunities to travel with curators
  • Recognition in the Annual Report
  • Parking discount of up to 40%
  • Complimentary parking at all Patron events
  • 15% discount at all Museum dining venues
  • 10% discount at MFA Bookstore and Shop
  • Discounted tickets to the Summer Party
  • Discounted member tickets to all lectures, concerts, films, and other programs and events
  • Updates on exhibitions, programs, and events, with specific information for members
  • Opportunities to learn more about the collections with Curators Circles

President's Circle

$50,000–99,999

Join the Ann and Graham Gund Director for an exclusive cocktail party.      

Benefits

    • Unlimited admission for you and your guests
    • Twenty VIP passes per major exhibition
    • Opportunity to book private, customized, behind-the-scenes tours for you and your guests
    • All benefits at the Director’s Circle level
    • Ability to rent space at the MFA to host your private event with the reservation fee fully waived
    • Ability to host a wedding at the MFA (as the couple or the parents of the couple)
    • $1,710 per couple, $855 per person is not tax deductible

All Patron Program members receive

  • Free admission to the collections and all exhibitions
  • Free member events, including exhibition previews, curator talks, and family programs
  • Complimentary MFA Guides for you and your guests
  • A direct phone line and e-mail address to reach staff dedicated to personally handling your special requests
  • Ability to rent space at the MFA to host your private event
  • Reciprocal admission benefits at 22 major art museums
  • Opportunities to travel with curators
  • Recognition in the Annual Report
  • Parking discount of up to 40%
  • Complimentary parking at all Patron events
  • 15% discount at all Museum dining venues
  • 10% discount at MFA Bookstore and Shop
  • Discounted tickets to the Summer Party
  • Discounted member tickets to all lectures, concerts, films, and other programs and events
  • Updates on exhibitions, programs, and events, with specific information for members
  • Opportunities to learn more about the collections with Curators Circles

Chairman's Circle Patron

$100,000

Provide crucial operating support to the MFA at the highest leadership level.    

Benefits

  • Unlimited admission for you and your guests
  • Thirty VIP passes per major exhibition
  • Opportunity to host an intimate cocktail party for up to 10 guests at the MFA with the curator and collection of your choice
  • Complimentary valet parking at the MFA
  • Complimentary annual membership in a Friends of the MFA Fan-level group of your choosing
  • Ability to rent space at the MFA to host your private event with the reservation fee fully waived.
  • Ability to host a wedding at the MFA (as the couple or the parents of the couple)
  • All benefits at the President’s Circle level
  • $1,710 per couple, $855 per person is not tax deductible

All Patron Program members receive

  • Free admission to the collections and all exhibitions
  • Free member events, including exhibition previews, curator talks, and family programs
  • Complimentary MFA Guides for you and your guests
  • A direct phone line and e-mail address to reach staff dedicated to personally handling your special requests
  • Ability to rent space at the MFA to host your private event
  • Reciprocal admission benefits at 22 major art museums
  • Opportunities to travel with curators
  • Recognition in the Annual Report
  • Parking discount of up to 40%
  • Complimentary parking at all Patron events
  • 15% discount at all Museum dining venues
  • 10% discount at MFA Bookstore and Shop
  • Discounted tickets to the Summer Party
  • Discounted member tickets to all lectures, concerts, films, and other programs and events
  • Updates on exhibitions, programs, and events, with specific information for members
  • Opportunities to learn more about the collections with Curators Circles