Join the Museum of Craft and Design

You’re bold.
You question the conventional notion of art.
You value designers, makers and artists who are risk takers and seek to inspire the world.
Join us.

With new levels and benefits, MCD Members can design their own museum experience including:

  • Unlimited access to cutting-edge craft and design exhibitions and reciprocal admission at 985 museums worldwide
  • Free admission to MCD’s MakeArt Family Days and after-hours MAKE events
  • Exclusive opportunities to visit local studios, tour private collections and enjoy curated international travel
  • Discounts in MCD’s award-winning store and more

Membership Levels and Benefits

All MCD memberships are fully tax deductible.* 
Design your membership experience today! Choose your level:

Get more from your museum experience

  • Free admission to exhibitions for you and a guest
  • Free admission to MAKE After Hours events, MakeArt Family Days and discounts on classes and workshops
  • 10% off in the Museum Store and invitations to members-only sales, including special shopping events with additional discounts during the holidays
  • Invitations to members-only exhibition previews, parties and other special events
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Share your passion for craft and design

  • Unlimited free admission for two cardholders and one guest each
  • Unlimited free admission for children under 18
  • Free admission to MAKE After Hours events, MakeArt Family Days and discounts on classes and workshops
  • 10% off in the Museum Store and invitations to members-only sales, including special shopping events with additional discounts during the holidays
  • Invitations to members-only exhibition previews, parties and other special events
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Explore your enthusiasm for art, craft and design.

  • Free reciprocal admission at more than 985 museums nationwide through NARM (including 13 museums in San Francisco)
  • Acknowledgment of your membership gift on our website
  • Unlimited free admission for two cardholders and one guest each
  • Unlimited free admission for children under 18
  • Free admission to MAKE After Hours events, MakeArt Family Days and discounts on classes and workshops
  • 10% off in the Museum Store and invitations to members-only sales, including special shopping events with additional discounts during the holidays
  • Invitations to members-only exhibition previews, parties and other special events
Join | Give | Renew

Get a closer look

  • Invitations to special events and tours across the region with artists, collectors, curators and/or the Executive Director
  • An additional 5% discount (15% total) in the Museum Store and invitations to member-only sales, including special shopping events with additional discounts during the holidays
  • Exclusive regional and national trips with MCD’s Executive Director and internationally recognized curators and collectors. Past domestic trips have included NYC and Marfa
  • Unlimited free admission for two cardholders and one guest each
  • Unlimited free admission for children under 18
  • Invitations to members-only exhibition previews, parties and other special events
  • Free reciprocal admission at more than 985 museums nationwide through NARM (including 13 museums in San Francisco)
  • Acknowledgment of your membership gift on our website
Join | Give | Renew

Tour the globe with MCD

  • Exclusive national and international travel opportunities with MCD’s executive director and internationally recognized curators and collectors. Destinations have included Cuba, The Netherlands, NYC, Berlin, Marfa and Portugal
  • Unlimited free admission for two cardholders and one guest each
  • Unlimited free admission for children under 18
  • Invitations to members-only exhibition previews, parties and other special events
  • Invitations to special events and tours across the region with artists, collectors, curators and/or the Executive Director
  • 15% off in the Museum Store and invitations to member-only sales, including special shopping events with additional discounts during the holidays
  • Exclusive regional and national trips with MCD’s executive director and internationally recognized curators and collectors. Past domestic trips have included NYC and Marfa
  • Free reciprocal admission at more than 985 museums nationwide through NARM (including 13 museums in San Francisco)
  • Acknowledgment of your membership gift on our website
Join | Give | Renew

Interested in giving more? Donors who give $1,000 or more receive a complimentary Donor Circle membership, as well as additional benefits. 

Learn more and Donate here!

*Memberships purchased after May 11, 2018, are fully tax deductible.
Please e-mail membership@sfmcd.org with tax questions on membership purchased before May 11, 2018.

Give the Gift of Membership

Share the experience of the Museum of Craft and Design with someone special! Give a year of extraordinary benefits including free admission to exhibitions, invitations to member preview parties, discounts at our award-winning MCD store and free or discounted tickets to MCD MakeArt programs and workshops.

Give the Gift of Membership today!

MCD Supporters

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