Sustaining Membership
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It’s simple.
Automatic monthly payments from your credit card or bank account mean ongoing membership privileges until you make a change.

It’s affordable.
Spreading membership dues throughout the year is easier on your budget.

It gives back.
Your support goes even further by saving on postage, paper, and administrative costs. Plus, you help ensure a steady, reliable income source for the Walker.

Simplify your membership and become a Sustainer today!
Call the Member Line at 612.375.7655 or the box office at 612.375.7600 x2 to join or adjust your sustaining membership.

Membership Levels

  • Free gallery admission for you, every day
  • Free and discounted tickets to the Walker Cinema and stage for you and a guest
  • 10% off in the Walker Shop and Cardamom restaurant, increased to 20% during Member Days
  • Exclusive digital and in-person Member Nights, featuring private tours and behind-the-scenes looks
  • First and free access to After Hours exhibition preview parties
  • Free screenings of new independent films
  • Walker magazine subscription
  • Welcome gift for new members and a thank you voucher for renewing members

Individual benefits, plus:

  • Free gallery admission for two, every day
  • Free and discounted tickets to the Walker Cinema and stage for four
  • First and free access to After Hours exhibition preview parties for two

Dual benefits, plus:

  • $5 guest admission, every day
  • $10 discount on Walker gift memberships
  • 20% discount on private tours for kids

Family benefits, plus:

Travelers benefits, plus:

  • Summer and winter parties with private mini golf and film experiences
  • First access to popular screenings, performances, and festival tickets

Contemporaries benefits, plus:

  • Invitations to exhibition-opening receptions
  • Invitations to curator-led exhibition tours and luncheons
  • Two complimentary parking vouchers annually
  • Acknowledgment in the Walker’s Annual Report

Associate-level benefits, plus:

  • Four gallery guest passes annually
  • Recognition in the Walker’s Main Lobby

Friend-level benefits, plus:

  • A curator-led exhibition tour and reception
  • Four complimentary parking vouchers annually

Partner benefits, plus:

  • Invitations to exhibition opening dinners with Walker leadership, curators, and artists
  • Curator’s Council events, offering intellectual and social exchange as well as complimentary drinks and hors d’oeuvres
  • Access to the Walker Travel Program, featuring luxe trips to art destinations around the world
  • Recognition in the Annual Fund brochure

Purchase $5 Gallery Guest Tickets
Members at the Family level and above can purchase $5 guest admission tickets in person at the Main Lobby desk, over the phone at 612-375-7600, or online.


Membership List Exchanges
To assist in building our membership, the Walker Art Center periodically exchanges the names, addresses, and phone numbers of its general members with other arts and cultural organizations, which may solicit or make other contact with you by mail. If you do not want your information shared, please call the Membership Office.


For select events, there is a two ticket limit per membership during the member presale period.


Membership levels, benefits, and prices are subject to change without notice.