YOUR MEMBERSHIP contribution supports an extraordinary array of arts, history and nature programming. From after school art programs in the Family Interactive Gallery, to world class art exhibitions in the Lightcatcher building, and exhibits celebrating the rich and storied history of our region, Whatcom Museum has something for everyone. We invite you to become a member of the Whatcom Museum today.

As a member, you’ll receive a variety of valuable benefits, including free general admission to all buildings; discounted admission to selected programs and event; 1 single-use Guest Pass; 10% discount in Museum Store; annual subscription to Inside Whatcom Museum; recognition in member listing in Inside Whatcom Museum; invitations to members-only exhibition previews; discount coupons for participating local businesses. All membership contributions are tax deductible to the greatest extent allowable by law. 

Whatcom Museum Membership Order Form

Please fill out the following form completely to order your Whatcom Museum Membership online.

Billing Information

If this is a Gift Membership please fill out the following:


1 named adult
All general benefits
2 total single-use Guest Passes

$75 | FAMILY
2 named adults of same household and their children or grandchildren (under age 18)
All general benefits
4 total single-use Guest Passes
2-for-1 admission coupons to member museums
of the Northwest Association of Youth Museums

2 named adults of same household and their children or grandchildren (under age 18)
All general benefits
8 total single-use Guest Passes
Annual subscription to Smithsonian Magazine
Discounts on Smithsonian catalog and online purchases
Reciprocal membership at over 400 participating museums in the US, Canada and Mexico

2 named adults of same household and their children or grandchildren (under age 18)
Coupon for one complimentary print from the Museum’s Photo Archives
One complimentary exhibition catalogue from a home-curated exhibition (our choice)
An invitation for two to a reception with a visiting artist

$500* | PATRON
2 named adults of same household and their children or grandchildren (under age 18)
All CONTRIBUTOR benefits
One gift membership (Family or Individual)
An exclusive curator tour of a major exhibit

$1,000* | 1892 CLUB
2 named adults of same household and their children or grandchildren (under age 18)
All PATRON benefits
Priority registration for Museum-sponsored travel tours
A complimentary private event rental of the Lightcatcher lobby and hallway (on a mutually agreeable date)

Also available:

1 named adult with valid student, military or senior (age 62+) identification, or professional artists and educators
All general benefits

2 named adults (age 62+) of the same household
All general benefits

*$12 is not tax deductible

Wednesday - Sunday, noon-5pm;
open Thursday until 8pm; open Saturday at 10am

250 Flora Street, Bellingham, WA 98225  

Family Interactive Gallery (FIG)
Wednesday - Saturday, 10-5pm; Sunday noon-5pm
250 Flora Street, Bellingham, WA 98225


Thursday - Sunday, noon-5pm; for select programs.
121 Prospect Street, Bellingham, WA  98225

Wednesday - Friday, 1-5 pm.
201 Prospect Street, Bellingham, WA 98225

Between May 20 and June 26, 2015, the Photo Archives will have different hours due to roof work on the building.

CLOSED Wednesday; Thursday and Friday 1-5PM (check in with the attendant at Old City Hall, 121 Prospect Street)

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