As a member you will discover things to inspire you all year round! Our programs are designed to provide you with the utmost access to our expert staff and the artists and performers visiting our campus. Your support makes our exhibitions, lectures, childrens activities, and performances possible. With your help, The Ringling will continue to be an inspiring resource for our community.
Give a gift that inspires, surprises and engages all year-round. Our Membership Staff will dress up a Gift Certificate for you and mail it to the location of your choosing. Please allow 2 weeks for delivery of Gift Certificate and up to four weeks for delivery of permanent Membership Card.
Members at all levels enjoy these basic benefits:
► General admission to the Museum of Art, Circus Museum, Art Library, and Bayfront Gardens
► Admission to Joseph's Coat Turrell Skyspace Sunset Experience
► Mable’s Tour of Ca' d'Zan (first and second floors)
► The Ringling e-newsletters
► Priority entry via Member Service Desk
► Free exhibition preview events
► Members only travel opportunities
► Subscription to The Ringling magazine
► Ability to purchase additional Member for a Day guest passes
► Discounts on select events, programs, and performances
► 50% discount on John's Tour of Ca' d'Zan
► 15% discount at on-site Museum restaurants and cafés.
► 10% discount at off-site Tableseide Restaurant Group establishments
► 10% discount on Museum Store purchases
Individual - $75 (up to $60 tax deductible)
All basic benefits for 1 adult, plus:
► 1 Member for a Day guest pass.
Duo - $125 (up to $95 tax deductible)
All basic benefits for 2 adults, plus:
► 2 Member for a Day guest passes
Family/Grandparent - $135 (up to $105 tax deductible)
All basic benefits for 2 adults their children or grandchildren*, plus
► Free general Admission for 1 childcare helper each visit**
► Free programs for children and families
► Free family eNews and guides
► 2 Member for a Day guest passes
* Includes dependent children, grandchildren age 18 and under, and college students. College students must present a current college ID along with the membership card of one of the designated Members.
** The childcare helper and children may visit by presenting ID along with the membership card of one of the designated Members.
Reciprocal - $200 (up to $125 tax deductible)
All Family/Grandparent Member benefits plus
► Free admission for the two designated Members to over 1000 museums in North America reciprocal programs:
• Museum Alliance Reciprocal Program (MARP)
• North American Reciprocal Program (NARM)
• Reciprocal Organization of Associated Museums (ROAM)
• Southeastern Reciprocal Membership Program (SERM)
► Total of 3 John's Tours of Ca' d'Zan
► Total of 5 Member for a Day guest passes
Supporting - $500 (up to $410 tax deductible)
All Reciprocal Member benefits plus
► VIP Member Exhibition Preview events
► Coffee and Conversation events with the Executive Director
► Annual recognition event
► Total of 4 John's Tours of Ca' d'Zan
► Total of 6 Member for a Day guest passes
Partner - $1,000 (up to $880 tax deductible)
All Supporting Member benefits plus
► Free admission for a total of 2 guests per visit with member present
► Recognition in The Ringling Annual Review
► Recognition on The Ringling Donor Wall
► Total of 6 John's Tours of Ca' d'Zan
► Total of 8 Member for a Day guest passes
Please note: All benefits are subject to change
For donors whose Membership is paid through a donor advised fund, IRS regulations prohibit the donor, donor adviser, or the donor’s family member from receiving any benefit in excess of an incidental one as a result of the distribution. If this applies to your donation, please call 941-359-5821.