Join the C.M. Russell Museum

Members help sustain this world-class institution while enjoying many outstanding benefits throughout the year.

Membership is a great way to support the museum and get even more out of your experience with us. As an insider at the C.M. Russell Museum, you will enjoy special exhibition previews, access to member-only adventures, discounts and more, all while supporting our collection, education programs, and community outreach.

Join us and see why being Charlie's friend can be so rewarding!

Join or renew your membership online by clicking on the link for the appropriate membership level below or by sending an email to membership@cmrussell.org. For more information please contact Membership Associate Sara Borer at (406) 727-8787 ext. 324

Member Levels and Benefits

All members receive the following benefits:

  • subscriptions to our year-round publications and e-newsletter;
  • access to member-exclusive exhibition previews;
  • access to member-only tours and programs;
  • free or discounted educational programs (lectures, films, etc.);
  • 10% discount on adult art classes and workshops;
  • 15% museum store discount; and
  • recognition on the member and donor wall at the museum.

Find out about business memberships here.


Individual Memberships

$50 Individual Members

• One membership card for one individual with unlimited admission
• One free guest pass
($50 of this amount is tax deductable)

Purchase Individual Membership

$75 Family Members

• Two membership cards with unlimited admission (2 adults plus children and/or grandchildren)
• One free guest pass
• Pre-registration for Kids Art Classes
($75 of this amount is tax deductable)

Purchase Family Membership

$300 Patrons

• Two membership cards with unlimited admission (2 adults plus children and/or grandchildren)
• One guest pass, unlimited use
• Pre-registration for Kids Art Classes
• C.M. Russell Art Calendar
• Access to discounts and member admission at museums in the North American Reciprocal Membership Program
• Access to discounts at museums in the Museums West Consortiumat museums in the Museums West Consortium
($237 of this amount is tax deductable)

Purchase Patron Membership

Gift Memberships

Give the gift of membership to someone special! Birthdays, graduation, or anniversaries—the perfect gift for someone who has everything.

Purchase Brush and Palette Society Membership

$30 Senior / Educator / Student

• One membership card for one individual with unlimited admission
($30 of this amount is tax deductable)

Purchase Senior Membership

Purchase Educator Membership

Purchase Student Membership

$150 Sustaining Members

• Two membership cards with unlimited admission (2 adults plus children and/or grandchildren) • Two free guest passes • Pre-registration for Kids Art Classes • C.M. Russell Art Calendar • Access to discounts and member admission at museums in the North American Reciprocal Membership Program • Access to discounts at museums in the Museums West Consortium
($125 of this amount is tax deductable)

Purchase Sustaining Membership

$500 Directors Circle

• Two membership cards with unlimited admission (2 adults plus children and/or grandchildren)
• Two guest passes, unlimited use
• Pre-registration for Kids Art Classes
• C.M. Russell Art Calendar
• Access to discounts and member admission at museums in the North American Reciprocal Membership Program
• Access to discounts at museums in the Museums West Consortium
• Two free research requests
• Access to exclusive curatorial tour by request
($419 of this amount is tax deductable)

Purchase Director's Circle Membership


As a member and supporter of the museum, your business has many opportunities to be publicly recognized as an enthusiast of a premier Western art institution – an entity and genre that many people take to heart. You have the advantage of increasing your publicity and receiving valuable museum benefits that extend to you and your employees. At our membership and signature museum events, you’ll have the ability to network with other business leaders and community members. We also look to our business members to be lead sponsors for our events and meetings – another great way to promote your company. The business community augments the museum's efforts to provide educational and enrichment experiences for people of all ages.

Join or renew your membership online by clicking on the link for the appropriate membership level below. For more information, contact Membership Associate Sara Borer at (406) 727-8787 ext. 324 or by email at membership@cmrussell.org

Business Member Levels and Benefits

All members receive the following benefits:

Two membership cards with unlimited admission (2 adults plus children/grandchildren), transferable within the business.
15% museum store discount
Subscription to our year-round publications
Invitations and discounts to premier museum events, programs, and exhibit openings
Recognition on the member and donor wall at the museum
C.M. Russell Art Calendar
Museum decal
Access to discounts and member admission at museums in the North American Reciprocal Membership Program
Access to discounts at museums in the Museums West consortium

Business Memberships

$150 Sustaining Business

• Two membership cards with unlimited admission (2 adults plus children and or grandchildren)
• Two free guest passes
• C.M. Russell Art Calendar
• Access to discounts and member admission at museums in the North American Reciprocal Membership Program
• Access to discounts at museums in the Museums West Consortium
($125 of this amount is tax deductable)

Purchase Sustaining Membership

$300 Patrons

• Two membership cards with unlimited admission (2 adults plus children and or grandchildren)
• Four free guest passes
• C.M. Russell Art Calendar
• Access to discounts and member admission at museums in the North American Reciprocal Membership Program
• Access to discounts at museums in the Museums West Consortium
($237 of this amount is tax deductable)

Purchase Patron Membership

$500 Directors Circle

• Two membership cards with unlimited admission (2 adults plus children and or grandchildren)
• Six free guest passes
• C.M. Russell Art Calendar
• Access to discounts and member admission at museums in the North American Reciprocal Membership Program
• Access to discounts at museums in the Museums West consortium
• Museum decal
($419 of this amount is tax deductable)

Purchase Director's Circle Membership


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