Society of Fellows

One community for the arts.

Society of Fellows

By supporting the museum at this level, you help ensure the museum remains the cultural anchor for Kansas City for all to enjoy.

Members enjoy:

  • Access to incredible event
  • Behind-the scenes access
  • Deeper engagement with the Nelson-Atkins

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Membership begins at $1,000.

Choose your level below to join.

Patron $1,000
  • Cards for all family members
  • Reciprocal privileges at more than 300 museums
  • 25% discount on museum venue rentals
  • 30% discount on art classes & new gift memberships
  • Travel program opportunities
  • $940 tax-deductible
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Sustaining $2,000
  • All benefits of Patron level
  • 35% discount on museum rentals
  • $1,940 tax-deductible
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Nelson Society $3,000
  • All benefits of lower levels
  • Invitation to upper-level/behind-the-scene events
  • 50% discount on museum venue rentals
  • $2,910 tax-deductible
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Benefactor $5,000
  • All benefits of lower levels
  • One FREE museum rental
  • Receive a museum catalogue for each featured exhibition
  • Family tour with curatorial staff
  • Recognition in Annual Report of Gifts
  • $4,720 tax-deductible
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Ambassador $10,000
  • All benefits of lower levels
  • Tour with curator of your choice and cocktails with director and 4 guests
  • VIP parking for member events
  • $9,600 tax-deductible
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Director's Circle $25,000
  • All benefits of lower levels
  • Invitations to exclusive Director’s Circle events
  • Travel opportunities with director and small group
  • One private behind-the-scenes tour with guests
  • $24,780 tax-deductible
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