Become a Member of the Goldstein Museum

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The Goldstein Museum of Design membership program was founded in 1976 by noted fashion journalist Margot Siegel to enhance Minnesota’s design museum. When you join as a member, you are supporting the role of design in society, in education, and in the shaping of our future.

Membership Benefits

Members at all levels enjoy the following benefits:


  • Invitations to exhibitions.
  • Invitations to special events and programs.
  • A subscription to GMD’s biannual magazine.
  • Discounts on exhibition tickets.
  • Inclusion on the GMD Recognition Panel in Gallery 241.
  • Reciprocal benefits at over 80 college and university art museums nationwide.

*ROAM museum list
*Nationwide College & University art museum list

UMN faculty/staff & UMAA member $5 discount is for Individual & Household level only.

Membership Benefits for the Goldstein Museum

Additional Membership Benefits

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Benefits for Student Members

GMD membership is free for students! 

Get a Free Student Membership

Benefits for Paid Members

Paid members receive a UMN Campus Club one-day guest pass. Show your GMD member card at the Campus Club front desk for a one-day guest pass to enjoy food/drinks.

Free student memberships do not include the UMN Campus Club guest pass. 

How to Join

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Join Online

Join online using a credit card

  1. Select the "Join Online Now" button.
  2. Select "GMD Membership Fund."
  3. Select "Make a Gift."
  4. List your member level in the "Add Special Instruction" box on the "Your Information" page.

Join Online Now

Join by Mail

  1. Download the membership form and mail it with cash, check, or credit card payment.
  2. Make checks payable to “University of Minnesota” with “Goldstein Museum of Design” in the memo line.

Download Membership Form

Join by Phone

Call 612-624-7434 with your membership and credit card information.

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