Institutional Memberships

PAFA's institutional membership plans for higher education institutions and libraries provide your members of organization with the opportunity to visit the museum, create dynamic partnerships, and much more.

Library Memberships

This program offers libraries the opportunity to extend free general admission to PAFA to their patrons, and the opportunity to create a dynamic partnership between PAFA and their local communities.

Join or Renew A Library Membership

Join or renew by mail (PDF)


Single Library Membership $150/year

  • One membership card that admits up to 2 adults and 4 children under the age of 18 with free general admission to PAFA during regular museum hours. Membership valid for one calendar year; not valid for entry to special events.
  • Subscription to PAFA's monthly email newsletter.

Dual Library Membership $250/year

  • 2 membership cards that admit up to 2 adults and 4 children under the age of 18 with free general admission to PAFA during regular museum hours. Membership valid for one calendar year; not valid for entry to special events.
  • Subscription to PAFA's monthly email newsletter.

Deluxe Library Membership $450/year

  • 4 membership cards that admit up to 2 adults and 4 children under the age of 18 with free general admission to PAFA during regular museum hours. Membership valid for one calendar year; not valid for entry to special events.
  • 20% discount on Family and Friend level memberships for library employees.
  • Subscription to PAFA's monthly email newsletter.

University Membership

The University Membership Program offers full-time university-level students, faculty, and staff the opportunity to visit PAFA free of charge for one year.

Join or Renew A University Membership

Join or renew by mail (PDF)

Basic University Membership $250/year

  • Free general admission for faculty and students with school ID for 1 calendar year, including all special exhibitions.

Deluxe University Membership $500/year

  • Free admission for faculty, staff, and students with school ID for 1 calendar year, including all special exhibitions.
  • 10% discount at the Museum Store and on Continuing Education programs.
  • Library privileges at PAFA's Arcadia Fine Arts library.

 

Participating Insitutions

Colleges & Universities

Community College of Philadelphia
Thomas Jefferson University
University of Delaware
University of the Arts


Libraries

Abington Township Public Library
Ardmore Free Library
Aston Public Library
Avalon Free Public Library
Burlington County Library
Camden County Library System
Cheltenham Township Library System
Cherry Hill Public Library
Elkins Park Free Library
Free Public Library of Monroe Township
Friends of the Broome County Public Library
Gladwyne Free Library
Haddonfield Public Library
Haverford Township Free Library
Lower Merion Library System
Ludington Memorial Public Library
Margaret E. Heggan Library
Margate City Public Library
Media-Upper Providence Free Library
Mount Laurel Public Library
Pennsauken Free Public Library
Princeton Public Library
Southampton Free Library
Springfield Township Library
Tredyffrin Public Library
Upper Moreland Free Public Library
William Jeanes Memorial Library
Willingboro Township Public Library
Wissahickon Valley Public Library

List subject to change without notice.


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As the first art museum and school in the United States, PAFA celebrates the transformative power of art and art-making. Your gift sustains our vision of nurturing artists at every turn in their career through our world-class museum and school.

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Use the form to contact PAFA's Office of Development with questions or call (215) 972-2077.