Membership


Two organizations, one membership. The International Quilt Study Center & Museum and FRIENDS of the IQSCM have joined forces to offer one membership with all of the perks of being part of both. Your membership will continue to directly impact the success of the IQSCM by providing financial support towards world-class exhibitions, educational programs and global outreach, resulting in more meaningful visitor experiences. 

Membership is the best way to experience everything the International Quilt Study Center & Museum has to offer. Your support advances the understanding and appreciation of quilts and quiltmaking traditions.

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Membership Levels

Individual Member - $50

  • Unlimited free admission for one to the museum for one full year
  • Invitations to special events, exhibition openings and lectures
  • 10 percent Quilt House Museum Shop discount
  • Subscription to membership and FRIENDS newsletters
  • Discount on selected classes, workshops and events

Family Member - $100

  • All the benefits of Individual Membership;
  • Unlimited free admission for one year for member, spouse or guest, and children or grandchildren under age 19
  • Reciprocal admission privileges at more than 800 participating museums throughout North America (NARM), which includes other quilts and textiles museums such as The George Washington University and the Textile Museum, Racine Art Museum, San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles, Texas Quilt Museum and Visions Art Museum. Visit the NARM website for a complete listing.

Sustaining Member - $250+

  • All the benefits of Family Membership
  • Recognition on virtual donor board
  • Discount off one special event rental
  • Four complimentary guest passes
  • Recognition in the museum's Annual Report

Patron - $1,000+

  • All the benefits of Sustaining Membership
  • Recognition on Donor Wall
  • Six complimentary guest passes
  • Increased discount on one special event rental
  • Special Museum gift
  • Collectible Quilt House Pin
  • NARM reciprocal admission privileges - Please contact the museum you plan on visiting in advance to find out their ‘family’ membership policy to avoid confusion.

Guild Membership Levels

Level I - $150

  • One free admission and use of Seminar Room for up to 75 people with 10 percent off Quilt House Museum Shop purchases on that date

Level II - $750

  • One day free admission and use of Reception Hall for up to 250 people with 10 percent off Quilt House Museum Shop purchases on that date

The International Quilts Study Center & Museum is a member of the North American Reciprocal Museum [NARM] Program. Contributing and Sustaining level members can enjoy the following benefits at more than 800 museums in the United States and Canada:

  • Member admission at all times during museum hours.
  • The same discount on ticket purchases made on the premises as those offered to members of that museum.
  • See the list of participating NARM museums and special notes regarding use of the NARM benefit.
  • The same discount on purchases made on the premises in museum shops as those offered to members of that museum.

Please note that some museums restrict some benefits as described at the end of the list. Visit the NARM website to see the list of participating museums and special notes regarding use of NARM benefits.