You Belong At The Bowers. Join Today And Enjoy A Year of Free Admission

Membership at the Bowers Museum is your opportunity to experience the best of the Bowers all year long. In addition to a year of free admission to the Bowers and Kidseum, you´ll receive Gallery Store discounts, invitations to Members´ Previews, a newsletter subscription, discounts or free admission to fun and educational programs, discounted member pricing to our limited engagement exhibitions and the prestige of belonging at the Bowers, along with many other great benefits.

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Members receive discounts on:

  • Gallery Store merchandise and purchases
  • Rewarding educational programs and workshops
  • FREE Member Events and activities

ONLY Members receive:

  • A subscription to the Bowers quarterly magazine, PASSPORT
  • Special invitations to Members' Day Receptions
  • An exclusive opportunity purchase a Parking Pass to get more free

Don't forget, Members support the Bowers Museum mission of enriching lives through the world's finest arts' and cultures, and partially tax-deductible gifts directly fund the organization's operational fund!

Parking passes are not available for purchase online at this time. Please call membership at 714-567-3639 to make a phone order or purchase your parking pass onsite when you visit us next. Visitor Services can provide you with a receipt in the interim. We apologize for the inconvenience. Thank you for supporting the Bowers Museum.

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This small investment creates memories that far surpass any monetary value. Plus, a portion of your membership fee supports the museum, as membership proceeds play a vital role in bringing the world´s finest arts and cultures to the Bowers.

We look forward to sharing the experience with you. For more information or to join, renew, or give by phone please call 714.567.3639 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

To join, renew, or give the gift of membership please click a membership level below.

Personalized Membership Card

are your passport to the world's finest arts and cultures.

Unlimited FREE Admission

for Person(s) named on membership cards to Bowers Permanent Collection. Non-Specially Ticketed Exhibitions and Kidseum, our interactive children's museum

2 FREE Tickets

to Specially Ticketed Exhibitions (Individual level one FREE ticket)
* does not included Limited Engagement Events

10% Discount In Gallery Store

each time you shop, plus member-only specials (Patron members and above receive 20% discount).

Public Program Discounts

Enrich your life with discounts on museum classes, lectures, films, workshops and camps


Stay informed with a free subscription to Bowers quarterly newsletter PASSPORT

Member Only Events

Invitations to connect with other members through exlusive exhibition receptions, preview days, and additional unique opportunities.

Opportunity to Join

one of the Bowers Affiliate Councils. For a complete list
click here!

Parking Pass

Opportunity to purchase a Member Parking Pass or Parking Pass Plus.

*Some restrictions may apply to specially ticketed exhibitions.

Individual-Level Membership

2017 Empress Banner

Senior, Student & Teacher-Level Membership


Bowers Museum 80 Years of Rich Tradition

2016 80 year Banner


The Golden Autumn Gala and Fashion Show by Acclaimed Designer Guo Pei

Saturday, November 14, 2015


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China’s Lost Civilization: The Mystery of Sanxingdui GALA

Saturday, October 18, 2014

2014 Chinas Lost Civ Gala Banner


Alain Bernard, President & CEO, Americas, Van Cleef & Arpels
Edward P. Roski, President and Chairman, Majestic Realty


D. Diane Anderson
Elizabeth An
Mei Yen Chang
Angela Hsu
Britt Meyer


Janis Agopian
Mary Cramer
Ginny Rooney Davies
Connie Hsu
Soogie Kang
Katherine Cone Keck
Elizabeth Maxson
Anne Shih
Nancy Shih
Nicky Tang
Lynda Thomas
Sharon Thompson

GALA Press Release (PDF)
Exhibition information

For more information, please contact us. Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

A Quest For Beauty: The Art of Van Cleef & Arpels

Saturday, October 26, 2013

A portion of your annual membership fee may be tax deductible and plays a vital role in bringing educational programs and special exhibitions to the Bowers Museum and Southern California. You can increase your benefits by becoming a Fellow. Please contact the Bowers membership department at (714) 567-3639 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.