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Become a Member

Your Membership support is vital. Please select from the options below to join as a new Member, renew your membership, or purchase a new gift membership or gift membership renewal. All gift memberships for the AK are 25% off from November 1 to December 31, 2014. This offer is available on-site, online (below), and by phone at 716.270.8247.

Please note that when you click “Join or Renew” or “Gift,” you will be redirected to our partner’s site—Blackbaud.com—for secure payment.)


Individual ($50)

Enjoy free admission; discounted parking; and discounts at AK Café, Shop AK, and select establishments in the Elmwood Village. Membership benefits and discounts for one adult. Join or Renew | Gift

View Individual Membership Benefits

  • Unlimited free admission to the Albright-Knox’s Collection and special exhibitions
  • Invitations to special Members-Only Exhibition Previews and Receptions
  • A 10% discount at Shop AK
  • A 10% discount at AK Café
  • A 10% discount at select establishments in the Elmwood Village
  • Discounts on lectures, classes, and workshops
  • A reduced-price subscription to Aperture Magazine
  • Access to the Albright-Knox's G. Robert Strauss, Jr. Memorial Library
  • Subscriptions to the Albright-Knox's bi-monthly Members' calendar and quarterly Members' email newsletter
  • An Albright-Knox Member window decal
  • Free admission to a number of museums across New York State through the Empire State Museums Reciprocal Program (some restrictions may apply)


Individual Student ($25)

Enhance your education with free admission to the museum, access to the museum's library, and discounts on lectures, classes and workshops. Membership benefits and discounts for one full- or part-time student. Join or Renew | Gift

View Individual Student Membership Benefits

  • Unlimited free admission to the Albright-Knox’s Collection and special exhibitions
  • Invitations to special Members-Only Exhibition Previews and Receptions
  • A 10% discount at Shop AK
  • A 10% discount at AK Café
  • A 10% discount at select establishments in the Elmwood Village
  • Discounts on lectures, classes, and workshops
  • A reduced-price subscription to Aperture Magazine
  • Access to the Albright-Knox's G. Robert Strauss, Jr. Memorial Library
  • Subscriptions to the Albright-Knox's bi-monthly Members' calendar and quarterly Members' email newsletter
  • An Albright-Knox Member window decal
  • Free admission to a number of museums across New York State through the Empire State Museums Reciprocal Program (some restrictions may apply)


Individual Senior ($30)

For age 62 and over
Enjoy free admission; discounted parking; and discounts at AK Café, Shop AK, and select establishments in the Elmwood Village. Membership benefits and discounts for one adult. Join or Renew | Gift

View Individual Senior Membership Benefits

  • Unlimited free admission to the Albright-Knox's Collection and special exhibitions
  • Invitations to special Members-Only Exhibition Previews and Receptions
  • A 10% discount at Shop AK
  • A 10% discount at AK Café
  • A 10% discount at select establishments in the Elmwood Village
  • Discounts on lectures, classes, and workshops
  • A reduced-price subscription to Aperture Magazine
  • Access to the Albright-Knox's G. Robert Strauss, Jr. Memorial Library
  • Subscriptions to the Albright-Knox's bi-monthly Members' calendar and quarterly Members' email newsletter
  • An Albright-Knox Member window decal
  • Free admission to a number of museums across New York State through the Empire State Museums Reciprocal Program (some restrictions may apply)


Family ($75)

A great way to share the Albright-Knox experience. All membership benefits and discounts apply to two adults and any children under age eighteen in the household. Join or Renew | Gift

View Family Membership Benefits

  • Unlimited free admission to the Albright-Knox's Collection and special exhibitions
  • Invitations to special Members-Only Exhibition Previews and Receptions
  • A 10% discount at Shop AK
  • A 10% discount at AK Café
  • A 10% discount at select establishments in the Elmwood Village
  • Discounts on lectures, classes, and workshops
  • A reduced-price subscription to Aperture Magazine
  • Access to the Albright-Knox's G. Robert Strauss, Jr. Memorial Library
  • Subscriptions to the Albright-Knox's bi-monthly Members' calendar and quarterly Members' email newsletter
  • An Albright-Knox Member window decal
  • Free admission to a number of museums across New York State through the Empire State Museums Reciprocal Program (some restrictions may apply)


Grandparent ($60)

For age 62 and over
A great way to share the Albright-Knox experience. All membership benefits and discounts apply to two adults and any children under age eighteen in the household. Join or Renew | Gift

View Grandparent Membership Benefits

  • Unlimited free admission to the Albright-Knox's Collection and special exhibitions
  • Invitations to special Members-Only Exhibition Previews and Receptions
  • A 10% discount at Shop AK
  • A 10% discount at AK Café
  • A 10% discount at select establishments in the Elmwood Village
  • Discounts on lectures, classes, and workshops
  • A reduced-price subscription to Aperture Magazine
  • Access to the Albright-Knox's G. Robert Strauss, Jr. Memorial Library
  • Subscriptions to the Albright-Knox's bi-monthly Members' calendar and quarterly Members' email newsletter
  • An Albright-Knox Member window decal
  • Free admission to a number of museums across New York State through the Empire State Museums Reciprocal Program (some restrictions may apply)


Dual Senior ($60)

For ages 62 and over
Enjoy free admission; discounted parking; and discounts at AK Café, Shop AK, and select establishments in the Elmwood Village. All membership benefits and discounts apply to two adults and any children under age eighteen in the household. Join or Renew | Gift

View Dual Senior Membership Benefits

  • Unlimited free admission to the Albright-Knox's Collection and special exhibitions
  • Invitations to special Members-Only Exhibition Previews and Receptions
  • A 10% discount at Shop AK
  • A 10% discount at AK Café
  • A 10% discount at select establishments in the Elmwood Village
  • Discounts on lectures, classes, and workshops
  • A reduced-price subscription to Aperture Magazine
  • Access to the Albright-Knox's G. Robert Strauss, Jr. Memorial Library
  • Subscriptions to the Albright-Knox's bi-monthly Members' calendar and quarterly Members' email newsletter
  • An Albright-Knox Member window decal
  • Free admission to a number of museums across New York State through the Empire State Museums Reciprocal Program (some restrictions may apply)


Associate ($150)

Use your Albright-Knox membership card at more than four hundred museums across North America to receive free or reduced admission. All membership benefits and discounts apply to two adults and any children under age eighteen in the household. Join or Renew | Gift

View Associate Membership Benefits

  • Unlimited free admission to the Albright-Knox's Collection and special exhibitions
  • Invitations to special Members-Only Exhibition Previews and Receptions
  • A 10% discount at Shop AK
  • A 10% discount at AK Café
  • A 10% discount at select establishments in the Elmwood Village
  • Discounts on lectures, classes, and workshops
  • A reduced-price subscription to Aperture Magazine
  • Access to the Albright-Knox's G. Robert Strauss, Jr. Memorial Library
  • Subscriptions to the Albright-Knox's bi-monthly Members' calendar and quarterly Members' email newsletter
  • An Albright-Knox Member window decal
  • Reciprocal admission to the permanent collections of more than four hundred world-class museums throughout North America through the Empire State Museums Reciprocal Program, Modern and Contemporary Reciprocal Membership Program, North American Reciprocal Museum Program, Art Museum Reciprocal Network, Museum Alliance Reciprocal Program, and Reciprocal Organization of Associated Museums (some restrictions may apply)
  • Two complimentary guest passes good for free general admission


Contributor ($300)

Enjoy invitations to After Hours @ AK events, free parking at the Albright-Knox, free or reduced admission to hundreds of museums across North America, and a 10% discount on facility rental fees at the Albright-Knox.  Membership benefits and discounts for two adults and any children in the household under age eighteen. Join or Renew | Gift

View Contributor Membership Benefits

  • Unlimited free admission to the Albright-Knox's Collection and special exhibitions
  • Invitations to special Members-Only Exhibition Previews and Receptions
  • Invitations to After Hours @ AK events, with cocktails and behind-the-scenes conversation
  • A 10% discount at Shop AK
  • A 10% discount at AK Café
  • A 10% discount at select establishments in the Elmwood Village
  • Discounts on lectures, classes, and workshops
  • A reduced-price subscription to Aperture Magazine
  • Access to the Albright-Knox's G. Robert Strauss, Jr. Memorial Library
  • Subscriptions to the Albright-Knox's bi-monthly Members' calendar and quarterly Members' email newsletter
  • An Albright-Knox Member window decal
  • Reciprocal admission to the permanent collections of more than four hundred world-class museums throughout North America through the Empire State Museums Reciprocal Program, Modern and Contemporary Reciprocal Membership Program, North American Reciprocal Museum Program, Art Museum Reciprocal Network, Museum Alliance Reciprocal Program, and Reciprocal Organization of Associated Museums (some restrictions may apply)
  • Four complimentary guest passes good for free general admission
  • Free parking in the Albright-Knox's lot
  • A 10% discount on facility rentals at the museum


Sustainer ($500)

In addition to all the benefits of membership at the Contributor level, receive a complimentary gift membership to share with a friend, and recognition in the Annual Report of The Buffalo Fine Arts Academy. Join or Renew | Gift

View Sustainer Membership Benefits

  • Unlimited free admission to the Albright-Knox's Collection and special exhibitions
  • Invitations to special Members-Only Exhibition Previews and Receptions
  • Invitations to After Hours @ AK events, with cocktails and behind-the-scenes conversation
  • A 10% discount at Shop AK
  • A 10% discount at AK Café
  • A 10% discount at select establishments in the Elmwood Village
  • Discounts on lectures, classes, and workshops
  • A reduced-price subscription to Aperture Magazine
  • Access to the Albright-Knox's G. Robert Strauss, Jr. Memorial Library
  • Subscriptions to the Albright-Knox's bi-monthly Members' calendar and quarterly Members' email newsletter
  • An Albright-Knox Member window decal
  • Reciprocal admission to the permanent collections of more than four hundred world-class museums throughout North America through the Empire State Museums Reciprocal Program, Modern and Contemporary Reciprocal Membership Program, North American Reciprocal Museum Program, Art Museum Reciprocal Network, Museum Alliance Reciprocal Program, and Reciprocal Organization of Associated Museums (some restrictions may apply)
  • Six complimentary guest passes good for free general admission
  • Free parking in the Albright-Knox's lot
  • A 10% discount on  facility rentals at the museum
  • One complimentary Family Membership to share with a friend
  • Recognition in the Annual Report of The Buffalo Fine Arts Academy