Become A Member of the Mint Museum

Membership Levels

You can choose to donate the minimum amount for the qualifying membership level, or consider giving more. Your generosity is appreciated!

Best for individuals or 2 adults

• Unlimited admission for you and one guest*
• Access to 50+ additional arts + cultural institutions with Southeastern Reciprocal Museums

• FREE general and special exhibition admission to both Mint locations*
• MEMBER ONLY invitations to exhibition previews and special events
• RECIPROCAL privileges at designated Southeastern Museums
•  AFFILIATE group membership eligibility
• INSPIRED magazine subscription

Member only discounts include:

  • Access to 50+ additional arts + cultural institutions with Southeastern Reciprocal Museums
  • $10 admission for select exceptional timed-ticketed exhibitions*
  • 10% discount on purchases at The Mint Museum Store
  • 10% discount at Mariposa , Fern , and Coquette restaurants

*Some exclusions may apply

Best for families or 3 adults + 6 kids
Best for bringing extra friends & family
Best for a richer experience with friends & family

Crown Society Levels

Crown Society patrons receive a membership to the museum as a benefit of their gift, in addition to many opportunities for deeper engagement with art, artists, touring exhibitions, and the Mint’s collections through a diverse schedule of events.

Silver Circle
Includes invites to all VIP exhibition previews
  • $1,200 – $2,499
  • $150 is non-tax deductible
  • A 1-year museum membership, which allows access at both locations for unlimited family members and guests accompanying Crown Society member.  Guest passes and parking passes are also available upon request.
  • Invitations to all VIP exhibition preview celebrations and programs
  • $100 discount per ticket to The Mint Museum Spring Gala: Coveted Couture
  • 20% discount at the Mint Museum Stores, and 10% discount at Mariposa restaurant
  • Recognition on donor panels, and in the annual report
Gold Circle
+One private curator or docent-led tour
Platinum Circle
+Invitations to the Salon and Jewel Series
Platinum Plus Circle
+Priority invitations for international Mint travel
Diamond Circle
+Two seats at the exclusive Diamond Circle Dinner
Sapphire Circle
+Recognition as a sponsor of a special exhibition


PARTNERS is The Mint Museum’s membership program for companies, businesses, and foundations. It is your passport to special exhibitions, social events, educational programming, and so much more… Your philanthropic investment allows the museum to present rich programs and events that contribute to the vibrancy of the Charlotte community and attract diverse audiences to the museum and the area. If you have any questions about partnerships, please contact Amy Tribble at

Entrepreneur Circle
Name Recognition

The $500 is a perfect first step in supporting the Mint! Enjoy great benefits that are sure to inspire.

Supporter Circle
+ Complimentary Facility Rental
Patron Circle
+ Free Meeting Space Opportunities
Director Circle
+ VIP Invitations and Logo Recognition
Executive Circle
+ Free Meeting Space Opportunities
Chairman Circle
+ Complimentary Facility Rental


By joining The Mint Museum, you have the opportunity to connect with Charlotte’s art and cultural community, take advantage of exclusive benefits, enjoy unlimited admission* to innovative exhibitions at both locations, and receive invitations to members-only engaging programs and events.

  • Free general and special exhibition admission to both Mint locations *some exclusions may apply

  • Member only invitations to exhibition previews and special events

  • Reciprocal privileges at designated Southeastern Museums

How You Benefit the Community

Every dollar you give with your membership helps us increase our impact within the community, bringing education, tourism, and economic development to our region.

Community events that enriches CLT

School Tours that provide Title 1 schools full access

Allows us to bring access to the community through Free Wednesday Nights

Community Outreach that sparks creativity with our Free Art Kits

Our Grier Heights Community Youth Arts Program

Free Admission for active and veteran military persons

Supports our college student programs and internships

Gift a Membership

Consider giving an experience that lasts a full year! Gift someone 12 months of unlimited museum visits and the additional benefits that come with the membership level that you choose. They will receive a digital membership card to download onto their smartphone for ease of access. Purchase a gifted membership online or at the Mint’s guest services desk.

Fill out the form at checkout with the recipients information and personalize your gift with a message.

Viewing art at the Mint Museum

Membership Portal

In an effort to improve your convenience and reduce materials, members can now manage their memberships through our online portal. Sign up or log in here.

Questions About Membership

How do I become a member?

You can either purchase your membership online or give us a call at (704) 337-2011. You can also visit the Guest Services desk at either Mint Museum location to learn more about membership.

Do you offer discounts?
When do I receive my membership card?
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Do I have any reciprocal privileges as a Mint member?
Can I visit Bechtler Museum of Modern Art and/or The Harvey B. Gantt Center with my membership?
What if I forgot my member account’s password?
I’m having trouble signing up for my member account, what do I do?
Who can I call with additional questions?