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Make The Fralin your museum!

Your tax-deductible membership provides crucial support for the Museum's programs, exhibitions, and acquisitions. Memberships also secure The Fralin's place at the center of the arts at U.Va. and in Charlottesville. Our renovated space comes with a renewed sense of purpose: to bring the very best exhibitions and programming to our community. Your support can help us achieve that goal!

Members are the first to know about lectures and programs. Join your fellow art lovers at exclusive exhibition previews and on members' trips. Bring your family to the Museum for hands-on learning activities. Take part in community-wide events and exciting social gatherings.

Membership levels & benefits

The Fralin Student Membership

Student | FREE



Download form | online form

The Fralin Friend Membership

Friend | $75, Senior 65+ $40 | U.Va. faculty and staff $40


  • Free admission to Final Friday receptions
  • Discounts on programs and ticketed events
  • 10% discount on The Fralin's publications
  • Invitation to members-only exhibition previews, gallery talks, and travel opportunities
  • Advance notice of exhibitions, lectures, and events via email
  • Reciprocal membership at more than 75 southeastern museums through the Southeastern Museums Conference (SEMC) reciprocal membership program. A complete list of participating museums is available on SEMC's website.

Download form | online form

The Fralin Sponsor Membership

Sponsor | $200


    All Friend benefits plus:
  • Reciprocal membership at more than 250 museums through the North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) Association. A complete list of participating institutions is available on NARM's website.
  • One complimentary exhibition catalogue specially selected by the Museum

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The Fralin Patron Membership

Patron | $500


    All Sponsor benefits plus:
  • 50% discount on The Fralin's publications
  • Invitations to annual Patrons' Receptions

Download form | online form

The Fralin Benefactor Membership

Benefactor | $1,000


    All Patron benefits plus:
  • One discounted Museum event rental
  • Priority reservations for members' trips

Download form | online form

The Fralin Curator's Circle Membership

Curator's Circle | $2,500


    All Benefactor benefits plus:
  • Membership in U.Va.'s Rotunda Society
  • Complimentary copies of all annual Museum publications
  • Invitation to the annual Curator's Circle Luncheon

Download form | online form

The Fralin Director's Circle Membership

Director's Circle | $5,000


    All Curator's Circle benefits plus:
  • Invitation to dine with The Fralin Director and view a special collection
  • Priority seating at Museum lectures and events

Download form | online form

All membership levels apply to a full household.
FREE parking is available for members in four locations.

Kluge-Ruhe Aboriginal Art Collection of the University of Virginia

Friend of Kluge-Ruhe | + $50 to any membership level


  • Invitation to Kluge-Ruhe exhibition openings
  • 10% discount at the Kluge-Ruhe shop
  • Invitation to annual Director's Exhibition Preview
  • Invitation to annual visiting scholar lecture

Download form | online form

The Fralin memberships are a creative and thoughtful gift for people with a passion for art. Purchase a gift membership online, by mail with our membership brochure, or by contacting Sarah Althoff by email or phone at 434.243.8874.

For your reference, the Museum's tax identification number is 54-6001-796.