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The Institutional Membership Program

University students exploring a gallery at Worcester Art Museum

Enjoy Free Admission and More

The Institutional Membership program enables current students, faculty and staff to visit the Museum free of charge when they present valid student, faculty or staff ID at any WAM ticketing desk. The Institutional Membership program allows access to the Museum during all regular visiting hours and includes most exhibition and programmatic offerings.

Benefits of Institutional Membership

  • Free General Admission to WAM galleries for students, faculty and staff, including Master Series Third Thursdays (excludes special events)
  • Free docent-led tours for all students, faculty and staff
  • 10% discount on classes
  • Up to 20% discount on facility rentals for institutional events
  • Discounted admission on special events (such as exhibition openings and Flora in Winter)
  • Discounts on general admission during Parents, Alumni or Reunion Weekend
  • Access to the Museum’s Education and Experience Department who will work with your teachers and faculty to create the best educational experience to fit your curricular and/or extracurricular needs
  • Marketing of partnership will include listing in access magazine, Annual Giving Report, WAM website and through social media

Thank you, Institutional Partners!

Interested in learning more about the program?

For more information, email Marleen Kilcoyne at or call 508.793.4323.

Interested in a tour for your student, faculty, or staff group?

Contact Kayla Peterson at 508.793.4338 or for more information.

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