General Membership

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General Membership Plans

Coming in 2021, members-only virtual content including videos, lessons, lectures, virtual tours, and more!

Individual

$50/year or $5/month

  • FREE general admission for 1 Adult
  • FREE admission to the monthly lecture series
  • Invitation to special member-only events
  • Access to member-only content online
  • 10% discount in the museum store

Benefactor

$500/year or $50/month

  • FREE general admission for 2 Adults and 4+ Children
  • FREE admission to the monthly lecture series
  • Invitation to special member-only events
  • Access to member-only content online
  • 15% discount in the museum store
  • FREE one-day passes for ten guests (with member)
  • Reciprocal memberships to NARM and CAMM institutions
  • FREE admission for all children in the household under the age of 18.

Dual

$75/year or $7.50/month

  • FREE general admission for 2 Adults
  • FREE admission to the monthly lecture series
  • Invitation to special member-only events
  • Access to member-only content online
  • 10% discount in the museum store
  • FREE one-day passes for two guests (with member)

Chairman’s Club

Silver

$1,000/year

  • Feel GREAT about supporting Houston Maritime!
  • FREE admission to the monthly lecture series
  • FREE General admission to the museum for 2 adults and 4+ children
  • Invitation to members-only events
  • Reciprocal memberships to NARM and CAMM institutions
  • FREE admission for all children in the household under the age of 18
  • FREE one-day passes for all guests (with member)
  • 20% discount in the museum store
  • Small signed photograph by Lou Vest

Family

$100/year or $10/month

  • FREE general admission for 2 Adults and 4 Children
  • FREE admission to the monthly lecture series
  • Invitation to special member-only events
  • Access to member-only content online
  • 10% discount in the museum store
  • FREE one-day passes for two guests (with member)
  • Reciprocal memberships to NARM and CAMM institutions

Chairman’s Club

Gold

$2,500/year

  • Feel GOLDEN about supporting Houston Maritime!
  • FREE General admission to the museum for 2 adults and 4+ children
  • FREE admission to the monthly lecture series
  • Invitation to members-only events
  • Reciprocal memberships to NARM and CAMM institutions
  • FREE admission for all children in the household under the age of 18
  • FREE one-day passes for all guests (with member)
  • 20% discount in the museum store
  • Large signed photograph by Lou Vest
  • FREE Houston Maritime tote bag

Contributor

$200/year or $20/month

  • FREE general admission for 2 Adults and 4+ Children
  • FREE admission to the monthly lecture series
  • Invitation to special member-only events
  • Access to member-only content online
  • 15% discount in the museum store
  • FREE one-day passes for two guests (with member)
  • Reciprocal memberships to NARM and CAMM institutions
  • FREE admission for all children in the household under the age of 18.

Chairman’s Club

Platinum

$5,000/year

  • Feel MARVELOUS about supporting Houston Maritime!
  • FREE General admission to the museum for 2 adults and 4+ children
  • FREE admission to the monthly lecture series
  • Invitation to members-only events
  • Reciprocal memberships to NARM and CAMM institutions
  • FREE admission for all children in the household under the age of 18
  • FREE one-day passes for all guests (with member)
  • 20% discount in the museum store
  • Large signed photograph by Lou Vest
  • FREE Houston Maritime tote bag
  • Private Behind the Scenes tour of our “shipyard”
  • 2 tickets to the annual gala

The Why

Join the Houston Maritime Education Center and Museum crew and help keep Houston’s maritime heritage alive. Your membership supports our collections and exhibits, education programs, and outreach initiatives. Membership is a key component of our annual budget and Houston Maritime would not be here without the generous support of our members, donors, and sponsors. You can directly effect the growing catalog of virtual and in-person experiences we can bring to Houston and the world!

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The Fine Print

Memberships auto-renew 1 year from the date of purchase. You will immediately have access to all members-only online content and member level museum store discounts.

You can cancel, upgrade or downgrade your membership at any time. Memberships are not prorated and no refunds will be issued for early cancellation of a membership.

For questions about our membership levels and benefits, please contact us at membership@houstonmaritime.org.