Whether you’d like unlimited free entry to paid exhibitions via a paid Membership programme, or you're an Aucklander wanting quick and easy free General Admission access to your Museum via a MyMuseum card, here you can find out how to get more from your Museum.

Become a
Museum Member

FROM $50*

Unlimited free entry to all paid exhibitions, discounted event tickets and exclusive Member only events. There are three options to explore. 

 *Join us today to take advantage of the current $50 annual fee. From the 8th June 2022, the membership fee will increase to $60 a year.

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Aucklanders, this is your quick and easy General Admission access to Auckland Museum. Get a MyMuseum card, for a lifetime of free and quick access to your Museum.

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Benefits at a glance

Learn more about some of the key benefits of a Museum Membership, starting from $50*.

*Join us today to take advantage of the current $50 annual fee. From the 8th June 2022, the membership fee will increase to $60 a year.

You're invited!
EXCLUSIVE MEMBER-ONLY EVENTS

You're invited!

As a Museum Member, you will be invited to attend our regular Member-only events. From expert and curatorial talks, to behind the scenes tours and previews of special exhibitions before they open to the public - you’ll be able to see and experience even more of what you love at your Museum. 

Bring friends and family to any of our exhibitions, Members' events or previews with Friends & Whānau passes. You can add up to three passes to your Membership for $25 each.

Click here to view upcoming Museum Membership events.

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See <em>Ancient Greeks: Athletes, Warriors and Heroes</em> - for FREE!
UNLIMITED FREE ENTRY TO PAID EXHIBITIONS

See Ancient Greeks: Athletes, Warriors and Heroes - for FREE!

Arriving in mid-2022, the Ancient Greeks: Athletes, Warriors and Heroes exhibition from the British Museum’s world-renowned collection from the Ancient Greek world is the largest selection of ancient artefacts ever loaned by the British Museum to New Zealand.

It will showcase a wide range of treasures and stories and includes a selection of iconic sculptures from the ‘Mausoleum at Halikarnassos’, one of the seven wonders of the Ancient World.

Share the experience by adding a Friends & Whānau pass when you sign up, so you can always bring someone along to the exhibition with you.

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10% discount at the Museum Store* and the Museum cafés
EXCLUSIVE DISCOUNTS

10% discount at the Museum Store* and the Museum cafés

As a Museum Member, you won’t just save when visiting our paid exhibitions for free. You'll also save 10% on food and beverages at Tuitui Museum Bistro & Café and 1929 Espresso Bar, and receive 10% off at the Museum Store.

* Discounts do not apply to on-sale items or online purchases.

Get exclusive discounts at Rialto Cinemas
EXCLUSIVE DISCOUNTS

Get exclusive discounts at Rialto Cinemas

As a Museum Member, you’ll receive $12.50* movie tickets at Rialto Cinemas Newmarket every night of the week, including Friday and Saturday. Just show your Membership card at the Cinema to book your tickets.

*Valid on presentation of your Museum Membership card in cinema only. Not available to purchase online. Excludes Beyond Film, alternate content, film festivals, special events and screenings. 3D tickets are $15.50. One discount per session per person who presents their Museum Membership card.  

Explore Membership options and benefits

View additional benefits and select a Museum Membership option that best suits you.

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Explore Membership options and benefits