The Value of Membership

Why should you become a member of Hickory Museum Art? Or, if you are already a member, why should you share this gift with others through HMA Gift Memberships? There are multiple levels to choose from based on your specific interests, as you can see in the membership levels graphic below. And all HMA memberships support the work of the Museum for you. For more information, contact Molly Blanchard, HMA Membership Coordinator, at 828.327.8576, extension 202 or

Member Benefits

  • Big discounts on HMA summer camps, year-round art classes for all ages, plus special events and programs

  • Exclusive members-only invitations to exhibition openings, family days, and cultural programs

  • 10% shopHMA discount and free gift wrapping

  • Free admission to 195+ museums in the Southeast Reciprocal Membership Program (SERM), discounts in their on-site gift shops or cafes, and member pricing for concerts, lectures, or events

  • Member perks and discounts at +10 local shops & restaurants

  • Members also receive a subscription to HMA's quarterly newsletter, ArtView

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Membership Partners Program Benefits

Present your membership card at time of purchase at our participating establishment to receive your Hickory Museum of Art Membership Partners Program perks and discounts.


Participating Reciprocal Programs

Reciprocal Organization of Associated Museums*

*ROAM privileges are limited to only those members who are Bronze Patrons Circle or higher.

  • Host institution’s member general admission price for at least two guests, plus any additional at the discretion of the host institution

  • The same discount in the gift shop and café as those offered members of that museum

  • Access and member pricing to member-only events/lectures unless specifically restricted by host institution

Southeastern Reciprocal Membership Program (SERM)

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Membership Levels

There are multiple options, as you can see see in the chart below. And all HMA memberships support the work of the Museum for you. We thank you!

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