Member Benefits

As a member, you will enjoy numerous benefits, including special invitations to member-exclusive events, discounts to the center’s programs, exhibition openings and museum store, subscription to the center’s e-news blasts and many other “novel” experiences.

Are you a business owner? Read about our Corporate Membership levels.

Individual Members - $45*

  • 1 membership card
  • 1 one-time guest pass

Dual Members - $60*

  • 2 membership cards
  • 2 one-time guest passes

*Seniors over 62, Educators, Students and Military with ID receive a $5.00 discount.

Family Members - $85

  • 2 membership cards
  • 3 one-time guest passes
  • Unlimited admission for youth 17 and under living in household

Join our Premium Circle of members and really make a difference!

Literary Circle - $125

  • 3 membership cards
  • 4 one-time guest passes
  • Garage parking validated tickets for 3 visits
  • Unlimited admission for youth 17 and under living in household
  • Free admission for students living in household, with Student ID
  • Invitations to exclusive “member-only” previews and receptions

Pulitzer Circle - $250

  • 4 membership cards
  • 5 one-time guest passes
  • Garage parking validated tickets for 4 visits
  • Unlimited admission for youth 17 and under living in household
  • Free admission for students living in household, with Student ID
  • Invitations to exclusive “member-only” previews and receptions
  • Tour of Archives (by appointment)

Author Circle - $500

  • 4 membership cards
  • 6 one-time guest passes
  • Garage parking validated tickets for 6 visits
  • Unlimited admission for youth 17 and under living in household
  • Free admission for students living in household, with student ID
  • Invitations to exclusive "member-only" previews and receptions
  • Tour of Archives (by appointment)
  • Discounts on Performing and Literary Art Series at Steinbeck Institute for Arts and Culture
  • Invitations to exclusive "Meet the Artist" previews and receptions at Steinbeck Institute for Arts and Culture

Become a Member Today!

Download our membership brochure or contact Sandra Silva, Development and Membership Manager, at 831.775.4729 or at sandra@steinbeck.org for more information about membership.

Are you a business owner? Read about our Corporate Membership Levels.