Admission is free.


CAMH members support the Museum’s innovative exhibitions and public programs, the majority of which are offered free of charge throughout the year. From general memberships to the Collectors Circle, you can enjoy a variety of arts-centric perks tailored to your interests.

Download the Membership Brochure for a full listing of member levels and benefits. For more information, contact Memberships are non-refundable.

Gift memberships are available at all levels. Give the gift of CAMH to your loved ones this year!

Choose Your Membership Level

YOUNG PATRONS | YP 2016 Texas Contemporary Photos By Erin Thigpen Photo 472dpiYP 2016 Texas Contemporary Photos By Erin Thigpen

Artist, Student, Senior, Educator, Military | $50

  • Benefits of an Individual membership for those who are currently artists, students, seniors, educators, or members of the military
    Fair market value: $15.00

DJ RAMALAMA spins tunes at the 2017 Young Patrons Season Kick-Off. Photo by Ronald L. Jones.

Individual | $85

  • Membership card
  • 10% discount at the Museum Shop
  • Discounts on subscriptions to select art magazines
  • Subscription to CAMH’s weekly e-newsletter and member e-newsletter
    Fair market value: $15.00

Family Day at CAMH-Making Light Catchers, 2017. Photo by Ronald Jones.

Household | $150

  • Reciprocal benefits at participating museums
  • 20% discount on CAMH Exhibition catalogues
  • Complimentary refreshments at CAMH exhibition openings
  • Benefits of Individual CAMH membership for two people
    Fair market value: $90.00

Susie Bowen, Peter Pettigrew, and Calia Alvarado Pettigrew at the 2016 Young Patrons Season Kick-Off at the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston. Photo by Daniel Ortiz.

Friend | $250

  • Two complimentary Nina and Michael Zilkha Gallery exhibition catalogues
  • Invitation to CAMH’s Gala Auction Preview Party
  • Benefits of a Household CAMH membership
    Fair market value: $116

Opening Reception for the exhibition "Annabeth Rosen: Fired, Broken, Gathered, Heaped" at the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, August 18, 2017. Photo by Martin Yaptangco.

Advocate | $500

  • Two complimentary Brown Foundation Gallery exhibition catalogues
  • Opportunity to purchase advance tickets to CAMH special events
  • Invitation for two people to the CAMH Gala Auction Preview Party
  • Benefits of a Household CAMH membership
    Fair market value: $190.00

Looking to get more involved? Consider one of our affinity groups.

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Collectors Circle

Collectors Circle members support the arts through a series of social, educational, and philanthropic events held at the Museum and throughout Houston. Members receive invitations to behind-the-scenes tours of the city’s esteemed private collections and artist studios, the opportunity to attend an annual Collectors Circle trip (additional fees apply), and opportunities to mingle with artists, collectors, curators, and CAMH leadership.

Patron Circle

Is contemporary art your job, passion, or hobby—or are you just plain curious? Membership to CAMH’s affinity group for young art enthusiasts is a fantastic way to learn about arts and culture in Houston. The Patron Circle offers members the opportunity to meet and mingle with artists, curators, collectors, and fellow members.