Memberships

Member Level Benefits

Individual Membership

$65.00

  • Unlimited free admission
  • A 10% discount in The Museum Shop and additional savings during Members' Shopping Events
  • Discounts on TMC public programs
  • Invitations to exhibition openings and Members' events
  • eDispatch and e-bulletins throughout the year
  • Discounted Museum facility rental rates
  • Reciprocal admission to Ontario Association of Art Galleries member institutions (OAAG Partners)
  • Voting and nominating privileges
  • Discounts in local restaurants, cafés and shops

Student Membership

$25.00

All of the benefits of an Individual Membership.

Out-Of-Town Membership

$55.00

All of the benefits of an Individual Membership.

Guild Membership

$65.00

Guilds and collectives receive two Membership Cards for all guild members to share. Benefits include:

  • $2 off general admission
  • $1 off all lectures, courses and special programs

Dual/Family Membership

$85.00

All of the benefits of an Individual Membership plus:

  • Membership for a second adult and all children under 17 living in the same household

Contributing Membership

$120.00

All of the benefits of an Individual Membership plus:

  • Membership for a second adult and all children under 17 living in the same household
  • Reciprocal membership to museums through the Reciprocal Organization of Associated Museums (ROAM_Partners)
  • Two complimentary Day passes to bring your friends!
  • Charitable tax receipt for $35

Sustaining Membership

$250.00

All of the benefits of an Contributing Membership plus:

  • One guest per card holder per visit
  • Charitable tax receipt for $165

Supporting Membership

$500.00

All of the benefits of a Contributing Membership plus:

  • Two guests per card holder per visit
  • Charitable tax receipt for $415

Institutional Membership

$500.00

  • Unlimited free admission for all students within an educational institution or academic program upon presentation of valid student identification
  • 10% discount on all Museum Shop purchases

Patron Membership

$1,000.00

Support the work of the TMC through a financial contribution of $1,000 or more annually and join the Patrons' Circle, a committed group of art and culture enthusiasts. Patrons receive all the benefits of Supporting Membership, plus:

  • Unlimited guest privileges
  • Acknowledgement on the Donor Recognition wall and in the Annual Report
  • Invitations to exclusive Patrons' Circle Events
  • One free rental of the Members' Lounge and Auditorium
  • Complimentary FOR (Friends of Oriental Rugs) Membership
  • Charitable tax receipt for the full amount of gift

Fellow Membership

$2,500.00

Support the work of the TMC through a financial contribution of $1,000 or more annually and join the Patrons' Circle, a committed group of art and culture enthusiasts. Patrons receive all the benefits of Supporting Membership, plus:

  • Unlimited guest privileges
  • Acknowledgement on the Donor Recognition wall and in the Annual Report
  • Invitations to exclusive Patrons' Circle Events
  • One free rental of the Members' Lounge and Auditorium
  • Complimentary FOR (Friends of Oriental Rugs) Membership
  • Charitable tax receipt for the full amount of gift

Benefactor Membership

$5,000.00

Support the work of the TMC through a financial contribution of $1,000 or more annually and join the Patrons' Circle, a committed group of art and culture enthusiasts. Patrons receive all the benefits of Supporting Membership, plus:

  • Unlimited guest privileges
  • Acknowledgement on the Donor Recognition wall and in the Annual Report
  • Invitations to exclusive Patrons' Circle Events
  • One free rental of the Members' Lounge and Auditorium
  • Complimentary FOR (Friends of Oriental Rugs) Membership
  • Charitable tax receipt for the full amount of gift

Director Membership

$10,000.00

Support the work of the TMC through a financial contribution of $1,000 or more annually and join the Patrons' Circle, a committed group of art and culture enthusiasts. Patrons receive all the benefits of Supporting Membership, plus:

  • Unlimited guest privileges
  • Acknowledgement on the Donor Recognition wall and in the Annual Report
  • Invitations to exclusive Patrons' Circle Events
  • One free rental of the Members' Lounge and Auditorium
  • Complimentary FOR (Friends of Oriental Rugs) Membership
  • Charitable tax receipt for the full amount of gift

Caregiver Card

$25.00

The TMC Caregiver Card can be purchased by Dual/Family, Contributing, Sustaining or Supporting Members for a designated (named) caregiver.

  • The caregiver must be 18 years or older
  • Caregiver privileges are only valid when accompanied by children 17 and under
  • The caregiver must have valid ID along with their TMC Caregiver Card when escorting Member children to the Museum
  • This card is non-transferable
  • Please note that the TMC accepts Access 2 Cards for caregivers of visitors with a disability.

Friends of Oriental Rugs - Single Membership

$35.00

Friends of Oriental Rugs (FOR) is an affiliate group within the Textile Museum’s membership that focuses on the appreciation and understanding of oriental rugs.

A FOR membership is an optional add-on to your primary membership.

Benefits include:

  • Advance priority booking for FOR programs and events
  • Invitations and discounts on special lectures and programs
  • Make connections with other rug enthusiasts and collectors

For more information about FOR contact Curator Natalia Nekrassova at 416-599-5321 x2225.

Friends of Oriental Rugs - Dual Membership

$50.00

Friends of Oriental Rugs (FOR) is an affiliate group within the Textile Museum’s membership that focuses on the appreciation and understanding of oriental rugs.

A FOR membership is an optional add-on to your primary membership.

Benefits include:

  • Advance priority booking for FOR programs and events
  • Invitations and discounts on special lectures and programs
  • Make connections with other rug enthusiasts and collectors

For more information about FOR contact Curator Natalia Nekrassova at 416-599-5321 x2225.