Virtual membership is a great way to enjoy special benefits and support the Springfield Museums on site and online. By becoming a member you help us meet our mission to inspire curiosity. Virtual members enjoy these benefits:
Monthly digital engagement via recorded and streamed content, educational activities, book recommendations, behind the scenes tours, activity sheets, guest lectures and much more!
Already a member? Add on to your Basic, Dual or Family Membership; or upgrade to Patron-level membership and receive Virtual Membership benefits for free!
Get Two Memberships in One
As an Affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution, we are pleased to offer our members the opportunity to add the benefits of a Smithsonian national membership to their Springfield Museums membership. Upgrade for just $25 more per year!
This partnership has been made possible through the generous support of the MassMutual Foundation.
- An annual subscription to Smithsonian Magazine (one year subscription) or Air & Space Magazine (six issues)*
- 10% off all purchases from Smithsonian catalogue and Smithsonianstore.com
- Discounts on dining at the Smithsonian
- 10% discount on all IMAX tickets at the Smithsonian
- Exclusive travel programs and study tour opportunities
- Free admission to the Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum in New York
- Access to the members-only website at affiliations.si.edu/members
- Discounts at participating Smithsonian Affiliate institutions and national retailers
- Smithsonian magazine online
- Travelogues from Smithsonian Journeys offering members opportunities to see the full range of travel and tours from the Smithsonian
- Downloadable Civil War app from Smithsonian Books
- Quarterly online newsletter from Smithsonian Affiliations
- Reciprocal Admission Benefits at participating Smithsonian Affiliates