Membership

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Membership at Fuller Craft Museum connects you to New England’s only museum devoted to contemporary craft. Thanks to our members’ commitment and generosity, Fuller Craft is deepening the understanding of the field by supporting emerging contemporary craft artists and the objects they create. By becoming a member, you receive exclusive member privileges such as free access to Fuller Craft exhibitions and artists. Members enjoy education, performance, social programs, and tours designed just for you. With a Fuller Craft Membership craft, music, film, lectures, workshops, and more are at your fingertips.

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Woman in a Jewelry making class; Members Create Celebrate Event; Children crafting on Free Fun Friday.

Frequently Asked Questions

How long does my membership last?
One Year

What benefits come with my membership?
Benefits include discounts, special event announcements, a subscription to the Fuller Craft Museum magazine and more. For more information please look under Fuller Craft Perks.

How old do I have to be to qualify for a senior membership?
Senior memberships are for Museum patrons 65 years of age and older.

How can I claim a member discount on a lecture, educational program, class or workshop?
If you register online, there will be a separate button for a membership registration. If you register in on the phone, tell the Museum employee that you are a member and would like the discounted price. If you register in person, simply present your membership card at the time of registration for the discount. Please note that not all lectures, educational programs, classes and workshops offer discounts.

How do I know if a lecture, educational program, class or workshop I am interested in offers a discount?
Member discounts are advertised with the regular price of the event.

What if I do not want to receive a copy of the Fuller Craft magazine, Be in Touch?
If you do not want a copy of Be in Touch please contact the Membership Department at 508.588.6000  x123 or email at mfrancisco@fullercraft.org.

How often does the Fuller Craft Magazine, Be in Touch, publish a new edition?
Be in Touch is a bi-annual magazine.

Can I give my membership card to someone else so they can enter the Museum or receive a discount on an event?
Membership cards cannot be shared.

I am a Bronze, Silver, Gold, or Platinum Circle member. What museums do I hold a reciprocal membership with?
Fuller Craft participates in the North American Reciprocal Museum program. A listing of participating museums can be found at narmassociation.org.

I am a Bronze, Silver, Gold, or Platinum Circle member. How do I claim a reciprocal membership?
When you arrive at the Museum you are going to visit, present your Fuller Craft Museum membership card to the front desk.

What if I want to cancel my membership before the one year mark?
Unfortunately memberships cannot be cancelled before the one year mark. Once your membership expires, you can decide to not renew, cancelling your membership before the second year begins.

How do I renew my membership?
Membership can be renewed online, on the phone, or in person at the Museum.

Is my membership automatically renewed?
Your membership is not automatically renewed. The renewal process must be initiated by the member. This can be done online, on the phone, or in person at the Museum.

How will I know when my membership is about to expire?
Membership expires one year to the date of either enrolling or renewing. You will receive a renewal notice when your membership is near expiration.

After enrolling in the membership program, how soon can I use my benefits?
Benefits are immediately available once you have successfully enrolled in the membership program.

I am a Gold Circle or Platinum Circle Member, how do I schedule my private museum educator-led tour?
To schedule your tour, please contact Ann Mayers at 508.588.6000 x126.

I am a Bronze, Silver, Gold or Platinum Circle Member but I do not want to be recognized in the annual report. Is there a way to not be recognized?
If desired, a member can choose to be listed as “anonymous” in the annual report. Please contact the Membership office at 508.588.6000 x123 to confirm your preference.

How do I rent the Museum for a private function?
Contact the Museum Rental Coordinator at rentals@fullercraft.org or at 508.588.6000 x129.

Fuller Craft Perks
There are a number of fantastic benefits for members at Fuller Craft. In addition to unlimited free admission, Fuller Craft offers discounts, special events, a subscription to our magazine, and more. Certain benefits are only available for higher levels of membership so please look carefully at which membership tiers offer which opportunities.

Individual Membership:
• One personalized membership card
• Unlimited free admission to Fuller Craft Museum
• A subscription to Be in Touch, the Fuller Craft magazine
• Exhibition and special event invitations
• Opportunity to apply for the biannual juried members exhibition
• 10% discount at the Museum shop
• 10% discount on Museum Rentals
• Discounts and priority registration on select educational programs, workshops, and lectures (some restrictions apply)

Artist/Student/Senior Individual Membership:
• All the benefits listed under Individual Membership
• Proof of artist status must be submitted with application for artist membership. A photocopied business card or current membership card in a local art association qualifies
• Proof of student status must be submitted with application for student membership. A valid photocopied student ID qualifies
• Proof of age must be submitted with application for senior membership

National Associate:
• All benefits listed under Individual Membership
• Proof that the person applying for a National Associate membership lives more than 150 miles away from the Museum must be submitted with application.

Dual/Family Membership:
• All benefits listed under Individual Membership
• Two personalized membership cards. Any single person who would like a Family membership may have the second card read guest of
• Unlimited free admission for two children under the age of 18 accompanied by cardholder member
• Invitations and discounts to Family Programs

Family- Senior:
• All benefits listed under Dual/Family
• Proof of age must be submitted with application

Bronze Circle:
• All benefits listed under Dual/Family
• 15% discount at the Museum shop
• 10% discount on Museum rentals
• Reciprocal membership to more than 900 Museums
• Recognition in Annual Report

Silver Circle:
• All benefits listed under Bronze Circle
• One free exhibition catalogue

Gold Circle:
• All benefits listed under Silver Circle
• One private museum educator-led tour

Platinum Circle:
• All benefits listed under Gold Circle
• Invitation to VIP opening receptions and special events

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