Become a Member

The National Steinbeck Center is committed to bringing art and culture to the Salinas Valley and Monterey County. 

The center’s internationally recognized programs, exhibition halls and changing art galleries are just a sample of our offerings to the global community.

Join the National Steinbeck Center and become part of the experience.

Your membership helps bridge the gap between admissions and the sustainability of the nation’s largest literary museum, an important cultural hub for the Salinas Valley and Monterey County and an international destination for Steinbeck enthusiasts. As a member, you play a critical role in our ability to be your center for arts and culture and our community’s cultural resource for children, families and adults of all ages. As a member, you also help to further the advancement of our mission:

The National Steinbeck Center... building community, celebrating creativity inspired by the words of John Steinbeck.

Read about our membership levels and benefits.