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Membership

Begin a year-long journey of discovery.

Enhance your cultural experience. Join the Ransom Center's community of curious minds for a year of exploration of the finest in art, literature, film, photography, and the performing arts under one roof. Your contribution gets you exclusive access to inspiring events and an array of member benefits, while helping the Center to continue to collect, preserve, and celebrate our literary and cultural heritage.

Becoming a member means you are investing in the intellectual capital of the university and the world, providing critical support to one-of-a-kind exhibitions, crucial conservation projects, and educational programs that bring our mission to life. Join today and be a part of an inner circle of patrons who help culture thrive.

Find out about membership options below and join today!

Benefits

All members receive:

  • Personalized membership card
  • Invitations to exclusive events, including: exhibition openings, new member celebrations, and more
  • 15% member discount in the gift shop and online
  • Subscription to our biannual Ransom Center Magazine
  • Subscription to our monthly electronic newsletter, eNews


JOIN RENEW GIFT
Individual   $59   Affiliated with UT Austin?

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Dual   $99

All benefits above plus:
Personalized membership cards and invitations for two (2) to exhibition openings and exclusive member events.


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Sustainer   $149

All benefits above plus:
Personalized membership cards and invitations for two (2) to exhibition openings and exclusive member events. Enjoy free or discounted admission to museums in the North American Reciprocal Museum Program.


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Alliance   $275

All benefits above plus:
Personalized membership cards and invitations for two (2) to exhibition openings and exclusive member events. Free or discounted admission to museums in the North American Reciprocal Museum Program. Invitations for two to an annual members-only curator's exhibition tour or preview.


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Guild   $550

All benefits above plus:
Personalized membership cards and invitations for two (2) to exhibition openings and exclusive member events. Free or discounted admission to museums in the North American Reciprocal Museum Program. Invitations for two to an annual members-only curator's exhibition tour or preview and private Director's Receptions.


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Director's Circle   $1000+

All benefits above plus:
Invitations for two (2) to private events with the Director and special guests. Membership in the Director's Circle supports the Director's initiatives and offers opportunities for greater involvement with the inner workings of the Center.


UT Austin
Individual- and Dual-level memberships for students, faculty, and staff of The University of Texas at Austin are available at a discounted rate. Contact 512-232-3669 or membership@hrc.utexas.edu for more information.

Contact

Lyndsee Nielson
Head of Membership
membership@hrc.utexas.edu
512-232-3669


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