Friend Membership

Regular price $300.00


Kemper Museum members help keep the museum free for all visitors. Admission, parking*, special exhibitions, or programs are always free. Your membership underwrites these expenses and inspires many thousands with contemporary art each year. 

Members also enjoy benefits including invitations to special events and discounts in the museum shop and Café Sebastienne. Learn more about member benefits and levels below.

*Parking is available only when the museum is open during regular business hours.


Kemper Membership Levels and Benefits

For more information about membership, contact Gayle Hathorne, development coordinator, at 816-457-6102 or

All Members Enjoy

  • Supporting free access to contemporary art
  • Priority invitations for special exhibition openings
  • Monthly e-newsletters & special communications
  • 20% savings in the Kemper Museum Shop and Café Sebastienne (excluding special events)

Friend - $300.00

HOUSEHOLD level benefits, plus:

  • Membership privileges in elite modern and contemporary art museums nationwide, including the Aspen Art Museum;  Contemporary Arts Center, Cinncinati; the Des Moines Art Center; DIA Art Foundation, Beacon, NY; El Museo del Barrio, New York, NY, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA; Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN, and more through the Modern & Contemporary Reciprocal Membership (ModCo) program


Shipping address will be used to send the membership card. If you'd like another name or address used, please notate any changes in the notes section at checkout.