Museum Membership

Looking for a way to get more involved with the Morris Museum? Membership is the answer!

Membership enables us to create blockbuster exhibitions, groundbreaking programming in the Bickford Theatre, and engaging education programs!

For 10 days only, beginning Tuesday, December 1, renew or purchase your own membership and buy a special six-month gift membership for 50% off (offer valid on Individual, Dual, and Family/Grandfamily memberships only)!* These special memberships may be purchased at the Museum Admissions Desk or via telephone (973.971.3721). We’ll send a small packet to you, the purchaser, with their membership cards and other museum materials so they’ll see the great benefits they’re receiving!

*offer expires Thursday, December 10

Member Benefits include:

  • Free admission all year round (including Family Fun Days)
  • Special discounts on Bickford Theatre tickets and in the Museum Shop
  • Discounts at local businesses through our Neighborhood Partners Program
  • Invitations to exclusive events like Member Previews and Receptions and curator tours
  • Insider updates
    And much more!

New Benefit: Smithsonian Affiliate Membership!

We are excited to offer you “Two-Memberships In-One,”* allowing you to become a member of the Smithsonian as well as the Morris Museum! Smithsonian Affiliate Membership includes:

  • Smithsonian magazine (one year subscription)
  • A personalized Smithsonian Affiliate co-branded membership card
  • Free admission to the Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum in New York City
  • 10% discount on café dining at Smithsonian Museums in Washington D.C.
  • 10% discount on all Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
  • 10% discount on all IMAX tickets at the Smithsonian
  • Additional rotating benefits can be found here (

Members at the Friend ($175) level and above receive these benefits for FREE annually! Upgrade today, or opt in for free for one year when you renew your membership at any level.

Offered for current members beginning January 1, 2020 as you approach renewal. Please note it can take 6-8 weeks before you receive your first magazine.

*This wonderful opportunity is made possible by generous support from Dillard and Adrienne Kirby.

If you renew your membership or join at the Front Desk, you will receive a special one-time use 20% off coupon for the Museum Shop!

For more information about Membership:
[email protected]



SENIORS (65+ years old), STUDENTS (with valid ID) and TEACHERS (with valid ID) $45

  • Free admission for one year
  • One discounted Bickford Theatre ticket per performance of up to 20% off
  • 10% discount on Studio Art classes
  • 10% off all purchase in the Museum Shop (20% during Member Appreciation Month)
  • Up to 30% off at select local businesses through our Neighborhood Partners program*
  • Skip the line on Family Fun Days with special member check-in
  • Invitations to Member Previews and Receptions
  • Insider updates on exhibitions, programs, events, and performances
  • Personalized membership card

DUAL $65

All benefits of Individual level, plus:

  • Free admission for two adults
  • One additional discounted Bickford Theatre ticket per performance (2 total)
  • Two personalized membership cards


All benefits of Dual level, plus:

  • Free admission for up to three children (under 18)
  • Up to five discounted tickets for Children’s Theatre performances
  • Free admission and priority access to Tot Tours

*The FAMILY | GRANDFAMILY+ level is available for $90 for two adults and up to five children, and allows up to seven discounted Children’s Theatre tickets, (100% tax-deductible)


All benefits of Family/Grandfamily level, plus:

  • Complimentary Smithsonian Affiliate Membership
  • Invitation to one annual curator-led tour
  • Reciprocal admission to 1,000+ museums through the North American Reciprocal Museum Association (NARM)
  • Two one-time use guest passes for Museum admission
  • Two complimentary passes for one Tea and Talk lecture
  • Two additional discounted Bickford Theatre tickets per performance (4 total)


All benefits of Friend level, plus:

  • Invitations to two curator led tours
  • Two additional one-time use guest passes (4 total)
  • Two complimentary tickets to one performance at the Bickford Theatre


All benefits of Partner level, plus:

  • Special gift annually
  • Invitations to all annual curator-led tours
  • Two additional one-time use guest passes (6 total)
  • Two additional complimentary tickets to one performance at the Bickford Theatre (4 total)

INSIDER $1,000

All benefits of Advocate level, plus:

  • Unlimited guest passes for admission
  • Two additional complimentary tickets to one performance at the Bickford Theatre (6 total)
  • One complimentary Family/Grandfamily membership to give as a gift your first year

To engage at a leadership level, and learn about our Director’s Circle, please contact Mira Prives, Director of Development at 973.971.3705 or [email protected].

Neighborhood Partners Program

Through this program, Museum Members get sweet discount in Morristown, NJ and beyond!

  • 20% off your check at the Blue Morel Restaurant and Wine Bar
  • 20% off your check at the Cosy Cupboard Tea Room
  • 10% off $35 or more at Enjou Chocolate
  • 10% off your check at Friendly’s (Madison Avenue)
  • 15% off your project at Glassworks Studio
  • 15% to 30% off your first service at Suzi’s Salon, Spa, and Wellness
  • 20% off your check at Mangia Italian Eatery and Restaurant in Florham Park

Simply show your Membership card and ID to take advantage of these great discounts!

Image credit: Exhibition opening of The Boomer List: Photographs by Timothy Greenfield-Sanders. Photograph by Julia Gehringer.