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What does my membership support?

Your Friends of the Arboretum & Botanic Garden Membership supports the maintenance of the Arboretum's internationally recognized plant collections, collaborations with scientists and the horticulture industry, and our daily outreach to visitors and gardeners from near and far.

Discounts on plants and gifts at the Arboretum and other local nurseries!

Show your current membership card to receive discounts at the following participating nurseries!

Norrie’s Gift & Garden Shop                               
Pottery Planet
Sierra Azul Nursery

Going traveling? 

Bring your Arboretum Membership Card! All annual members receive free admission to our garden and reciprocal admission to American Horticultural Society RAP gardens, discounts at local nurseries and gift shops, guest passes, and invitations to members-only special events.

Additional Benefits of Membership

ROAM (Reciprocal Organization of Associated Museums) lets you take your benefits when you travel, including admission for two and discounts in stores and restaurants. ROAM has hundreds of participating museums around the country and Canada— with over 50 in California alone! Participation in NARM (North American Reciprocal Membership) extends ROAM even further. NARM offers free admission and discounts to an additional 900 cultural centers. With all three reciprocal programs, a member can access over 1700 centers!
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When I visit friends and family in Chicago and Cincinnati, I'll be using my Garden membership card to visit some of my favorite museums including the DuSable, Oriental  and Richard H. Driehaus Museums in Chicago and one of my favorites, the Taft Museum in Cincinnati!”  - Julia Cowell, Chair, Fund Development & Membership Committee

Explore all of our membership levels and benefits!