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George Walter Vincent Smith Museum

Benefits for all members:

  • Personalized membership card granting unlimited free admission to all Springfield Museums and the Seymour Planetarium
  • Subscriptions to the Springfield Museums Calendar and Course Catalog
  • 10% discount in the Museum Store
  • Invitations to Members-only previews and events
  • 15% discount & pre-registration for Museum School courses & trips
  • Free admission to a host of PDF File other science and children’s museums nationwide
  • The Arts Card with discounts at select local attractions and restaurants
  • Volunteer opportunities

Each Membership level includes the benefits of preceding levels!

$40 Educator/$50 Basic

  • One membership card with full benefits
  • 2 free guest passes

$75 Dual

  • Two membership cards with full benefits
  • 2 free guest passes

$100 Household

  • Two membership cards with full benefits for two adults and all children
  • 3 free guest passes
  • Discounts on birthday parties and theme parties for children

$150 Patron

$300 Sustaining Patron

  • A catalog from our museum collection for new members
  • 6 free guest passes

$550 Contributing Patron

  • 8 free guest passes
  • Guided tour of any museum for you and ten guests
  • Free Museums à la Carte programs

$1,250 Society of William Rice

  • 10 free guest passes
  • Invitations to annual Society of William Rice Dinner and Fall Cocktail Party
  • Corporator of the Springfield Museums
  • 10% discount on gift memberships
  • Advanced notification of limited seating events

$2,750 Society of William Rice Leadership Circle

  • 12 free guest passes
  • Opportunity to entertain in the museums
  • Invitation to curator-led roundtable luncheons
  • 20% discount on purchases of $500 or more in the Museum Store

$5,500 Society of William Rice President’s Circle

  • 15 free guest passes
  • Private consultation with a curator and appraiser referrals
  • Invitation to an exclusive Director-led day trip
  • One-time 25% discount on museum facilities rental

$10,000 Society of William Rice Chairman’s Circle

  • 20 free guest passes
  • Opportunity to co-sponsor an event, program or special exhibit
  • One-time 50% discount on facilities rental
  • Private dinner party with a director and a curator at the museums
  • Concierge/personal shopping service at the Museum Store
  • Director/curator-led behind the scenes tours

For more information please contact the Membership Coordinator: 413.263.6800, ext. 255, or email to

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