Membership

By joining Friends of Banning Museum, you help ensure that The Banning Museum, a National Historic Landmark, receives the care and attention it deserves for this generation and the next. Thank you for standing with us as we strive to achieve our mission, To preserve history, promote education, and inspire entrepreneurial spirit.

Memberships start as low as $25 and benefits increase with each membership level. Review your membership options below and join or renew your Friends of Banning Museum membership today! Download and complete the Membership Form and return to Friends of Banning Museum, PO Box 1927, Wilmington, CA 90748 or pay online below.


Membership Levels



All Friends of Banning Museum members receive the following special benefits:
• 60-page color Banning Museum guidebook *
• Special member prices for select special events
• 20% discount at Museum Shop
• Free subscription to Banning & Co. Newsletter
• Invitations to special events and exhibit premieres
• Free Admission to Keeping History Alive Lecture series

$25 Banning Neighbor or Student- Unlimited complimentary Museum tours for member

$55 Individual – Unlimited complimentary Museum tours for member

$100 Family – Unlimited complimentary Museum tours for a family of four

$250 Sponsoring – Unlimited complimentary Museum tours for you and guests
Framed Limited edition water color of Banning Mansion*

$500 Patron – Sponsoring Level benefits and
One complimentary ticket to Special Event of your choice (excluding Wisteria Regale)

$1,000 President’s Circle – Patron Level Benefits and Two hour weekday use of Howard Rose Garden for 20 guests

$2,500 Preservation Circle – President’s Circle Benefits, Two complimentary tickets to Special event of your choice, Exclusive Museum tour for ten (10) by Banning family member

$5,500 Vanguard Circle – Preservation Circle Benefits and
Exclusive candlelit dinner for ten (10) guests in the Banning Mansion Formal Dining Room
(Vanguard Circle membership is the only way to attain this one- of-a-kind benefit)

*New Members Only

All contributions are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. Federal Tax ID#23-7401609

For additional information, please contact the Friends of Banning Museum office at (310) 548-2005.