General Membership

Support. Impact. Inspire.

Become a member and be a part of this extraordinary community arts center. We are in the business of encouraging everyone to question the world around them and be inspired to dream and grow. Your Museum membership matters, as your support helps us serve our community, create world-class exhibitions, and provide innovative programs for all ages.

Monthly membership subscription options are now available for all general membership levels. This means you can pay monthly and still receive all the benefits of an annual membership subscription. Please note that this option does require a minimum of 12-month commitment and auto-renewal opt-in. 

Members at all levels receive the following benefits:

  • Free admission to the Museum and banner exhibitions (non-members pay up to $20 each visit!)
  • Member Perks with participating Community Partners
  • Digital subscription to the McNay Members magazine, Impressions, and e-newsletter
  • 10% discount in the Museum Store, plus Double Discount opportunities
  • Free or discounted rates on Conversations & Lectures, Performances, Workshops, and Family Programs
  • Free admission to exhibition related films, annual Print Fair, and other select McNay events
  • Entry into the McNay Library for research (by advance appointment)

Individual $60

Monthly membership subscription option $6.50/mo.

  • Benefits for one adult for one year
  • Invitation for one (1) to all Members-only exhibition previews

Fully tax-deductible

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Dual/Family $90

Monthly membership subscription option $10/mo.

All Individual Member benefits, plus:

  • Benefits for two (2) cardholders and children under nineteen for one year
  • Invitation for two (2) to Members-only exhibition previews
  • Additional family and education activity/program updates and mailings 

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Family Plus $150

Monthly membership subscription option $15/mo.

All Dual/Family Member benefits, plus:

  • NEW: Benefits for three (3) cardholders and children under 19 for one year 
  • Invitation for three (3) to one Affiliate Group event (Applies to Members not currently active with an Affiliate Group; event to be chosen by the McNay)
  • Membership in the Modern and Contemporary Museum Reciprocal Membership Program (Mod/Co) - Members receive free general admission and discounts on museum programs at participating modern and contemporary art museums

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Contributing $275

Monthly membership subscription option $28/mo.

All Family Plus Member benefits, plus:

  • Printed and mailed copy of McNay Members magazine, Impressions
  • Invitation for three (3) to join one or more McNay Affiliate Groups (There is an additional fee to participate in each McNay Affiliate Group)
  • Membership in the Texas Reciprocal Museum Membership Program (TRM) - Members receive free general admission at participating Texas art museums

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Sustaining $575

Monthly membership subscription option $60/mo.

All Contributing Member benefits, plus:

  • Membership in the North American Reciprocal Membership Program (NARM) with benefits at over 1000 museums nationwide and in Canada
  • Membership in Reciprocal Organization of Associated Museums (ROAM
  • Invitation for two (2) to the Summer Patron Gallery Talk

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NEW: Add a Guest $60

*No monthly subscription option

By selecting the Add a Guest option for $60, you upgrade your chosen membership category, by adding one guest per visit. Your guest will be entitled to all the benefits of an Individual level membership on their visit to the McNay with you.

Or print and mail this form  to:

McNay Art Museum

ATTN: Membership

6000 North New Braunfels

PO Box 6069

San Antonio, TX 78209


How does monthly membership subscriptions work?

Monthly membership subscriptions are a new option available for all general level memberships. This requires payment by credit card, a minimum of 12-month commitment, and opt-in to auto-renewal. Monthly membership subscriptions can be cancelled ONLY AFTER COMPLETION of your 12-month commitment. To cancel your monthly membership subscription, please contact the membership office by calling 210.805.1758.


What should I do if I lost my membership card or changed my address?
Call us! We're here for you. Just let us know as soon as possible about any change of address or name, questions regarding membership status, replacement membership card requests, or any other concerns. Call us at 210.805.1758!


When will I receive my membership cards?
Your membership processing and fulfillment takes approximately 7-10 business days. During peak times and holidays, it may be 10-14 days. If you would like to visit the Museum, but have not yet received your cards, simply present your photo ID at the Visitor Services desk.


What is your refund policy?

All general admission, special admission, program fees, event tickets, donations, and memberships are final and non-refundable. Memberships are also non-transferable.


Do you offer discounts on membership?

We do offer discounts to students, teachers, military, and seniors on membership! Please visit the Museum Visitor Services Desk to apply any of these applicable discounts to your membership. *Limited to one (1) discount per purchase*