A view of the The gargantuan fossil skeletons of T. rex and Alamosaurus.

Patron Society and Founders Circle

Support from our community helps inspire the next generation of innovators – the kids of today who will explore new frontiers, make life-changing discoveries and motivate all of us to create a better and brighter tomorrow. All it takes is the small spark of “wow!” when they visit the Perot Museum for the first time.

Join either our Patron Society or Founders Circle below and support a mission that will have a lasting impact on our future and, more importantly, our children’s future.

Patron Society

Looking to deepen your relationship with the Museum? Join our Patron Society! In addition to the benefits listed below, Patron Society members help expand Museum access for others through our Community Partners program.

Benefits:

  • 8 daily general admissions with one named cardholder
  • 8 Flex Tickets to be redeemed for film passes, traveling exhibition admission or Thursdays on Tap tickets (and discounts on additional tickets)
  • Reciprocity to ASTC Museums
  • Presale access to and discounts on Discovery Camp enrollment
  • 50% off parking, 15% off gift memberships and 10% off Museum Shop and Café purchases
  • Access to members-only hours (the first full weekend of each month)

Patron Society Levels

Sapphire: $500 – $999 / year
Fair Market Value: $52

Gifts and commitments between $500 and $999 are recognized in our Patron Society at the Sapphire level. Enjoy all of the benefits listed above and give back to our mission.

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Ruby: $1,000 – $2,499 / year
Fair Market Value: $52

Gifts and commitments between $1,000 and $2,499 are recognized in our Patron Society at the Ruby level. Enjoy all of the benefits listed above, plus dedicated concierge assistance, invitations to select VIP events and recognition on our indoor Museum donor wall.

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Founders Circle

Realize the power of giving through a leadership gift to the Museum and join a community of supporters dedicated to inspiring the STEM leaders of tomorrow.

Explore our different Founders Circle support options below and join today.

Gifts and commitments towards the Founders Circle are entirely tax-deductible.

All Founders Circle members enjoy the same level of ticketing access as our Core 8 members, which allows up to 8 total guests each day (with a named cardholder present), as well as reciprocal admission with participating ASTC institutions.

Founders Circle Levels

Inventor: $2,500 – $4,990
Fair Market Value: $0

Enjoy all Core 8 benefits mentioned above, as well as:

  • Complimentary parking in our special lot, just steps from the Museum’s doors.
  • Dedicated concierge support to assist with booking tickets and customizing your visits.
  • First access to Discovery Camp registration.
  • Invitations to select events, including exhibition previews and donor appreciation evenings.
  • Recognition on our indoor Museum donor wall and Impact Report.

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Collector: $5,000 – $9,999
Fair Market Value: $0

Enjoy all Inventor benefits, as well as:

  • Invitations to Museum Field Experience days to get a behind-the-scenes look at the work of our curators and experts.

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Naturalist: $10,000 – $24,999
Fair Market Value: $0

Enjoy all Collector benefits, as well as:

  • Private tours (arranged on request).
  • A custom Museum experience of your choice.

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Exhibitor: $25,000+
Fair Market Value: $0

As a donor at the Exhibitor level, your generous support directly impacts thousands of North Texans who benefit from our programs, exhibits and educational resources.

In addition to receiving the benefits of a Founders Circle – Exhibitor level member, you’ll also receive invitations to the annual Founders Circle dinner, hosted by the Eugene McDermott CEO and the Chair of the Board of Directors.

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Questions?

For any questions or to learn more about our Patron Society or Founders Circle options, please contact Ashley Johnson, Donor Relations Manager, at ashley.johnson@perotmuseum.org.

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