Members and Donors

The museum’s membership program raises over $46,000 annually from more than 700 members.  Members receive free admission to the museum, gift store discounts, and othe benefits that allow us to say thank you for supporting the work we do.

When you join the museum family

You can take pride in knowing that you help make our research, education programs and exhibits possible. Membership has its benefits…

Join us now with our easy online Museum Membership payment option.

Join Us!

Annual Membership Levels
Individual $65
Fully tax-deductible*
  • Unlimited free admission for one year
  • Subscription to the Museum's e-newsletter
  • Invitations to openings, lectures and special events
  • Discounts on Birthday Parties, Museum Sleepovers, and other programs
  • 10% discount at the Museum Store 
  • 50% discount on museum add-ons: movies, audio guide, and behind-the-scenes tours
Couple $80
$5 tax deduction*
  • All the Individual Membership benefits for two adults of the same household for one year
Family/Grandparent $95
$20 tax deduction*
  • All the Individual Membership benefits for two adults of the same household and their children (or grandchildren) under age 18 for one year
Advocate $150
$51 tax deduction*
  • All the Family Membership benefits plus
  • Two guest passes to share with friends (one-time use only)
  • Recognition in the annual report
Donor $250
$141 tax deduction*
  • All the Advocate Membership benefits plus
  • $10 gift certificate to the Museum Store
Patron $500
$391 tax deduction*
  • All the Donor Membership benefits plus
  • Invitation to an annual behind-the-scenes tour with curators and staff
Collectors' Circle $1,000
$891 tax deduction*

The Collectors' Circle has been established to honor those individuals and families with a great belief in our mission and the desire to assure our future. Their confidence and generosity plays a major role in determining the museum's future growth.

  • All the Patron Membership benefits plus
  • Invitation to gallery walks with Museum Director
Curators' Circle $2,500
$2,391 tax deduction*
  • All the Collector’s Circle benefits plus
  • A private, behind-the-scenes tour for you and eight friends
Call the museum at (907) 474-7505

Membership Office
University of Alaska Museum of the North
PO Box 756960
Fairbanks, AK 99775-6960
Fax 907.474.5469

*Information regarding tax deductibility is not intended as tax or legal advice and may not be applicable in all circumstances. Donors should seek personalized advice from qualified professionals regarding all tax issues.

+Members at these levels can opt out of receiving benefits above the family level, making the entire amount tax deductible.

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