Membership Benefits

Help preserve the story of Hawai`i, its islands, and its people by becoming a Lyman Museum member today!

To become a member or to renew your membership online, please go to the Membership Application Page.  If you are having any problems submitting your membership information, please contact the Museum at 808-935-5021. (or download a hard copy of the application)

Annual Membership Benefits (applies to all membership levels)

  • Free and unlimited Museum entry
  • Free admission to Patricia E. Saigo Public Programs
  • Discounted admission to educational workshops and events
  • The Journal, the Museum’s quarterly newsletter
  • Invitations to special exhibit openings and other “members-only” events
  • 10% Museum Shop discount
  • 10% Archives discount for digital image and printed material reproductions
  • 48% discount on Smithsonian membership

Standard Membership Levels

$10   Student  (with I.D.)

$15   Out of State  (Individual)

$30   Individual

$55   Dual/Family – Includes two adults, children & grandchildren under 18

$75   Dual/Family & Guests – Includes Dual/Family benefits plus two guests per Museum visit

Smithsonian Membership Option (for standard levels) for more info click here!

$20 Additional; a $38 value. Save 48%!

  • One-year subscription (11 issues) to Smithsonian Magazine
  • Free admission to 24 other Smithsonian Affiliates nationwide
  • 10% discount on all purchases from Smithsonian catalogue and website
  • Access to members-only website
  • Discounts on Smithsonian shopping and dining
  • Travel and tour opportunities with Smithsonian Journeys
  • Free entry to the Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum in New York
  • Two personalized membership cards
  • 10% discount on Folkways Recordings

Premier Membership Levels (Standard benefits listed above, plus: all premier membership levels include a Smithsonian membership)

$ 120   Steward

  • Dual/Family benefits and two guests per Museum visit
  • Free Smithsonian membership
  • 15% Museum Shop discount
  • 15% Archives discount for digital image and printed material reproductions
  • One Patricia E. Saigo Public Program guest pass (one-time use)

$250   Conservator

  • Steward benefits Plus:
  • Two Museum guest passes (one-time use)
  • One private Mission House tour for four
  • Two Patricia E. Saigo Public Program guest passes (one-time use)

$500    Heritage Partner

  • Conservator benefits Plus:
  • Four Museum guest passes (one-time use)
  • Two hours of Archivist reference and research
  • One free historic image digitally reproduced

$1,000 annually    David & Sarah Lyman Society

  • Heritage Partner benefits Plus:
  • Six Museum guest passes (one-time use)
  • Recognition at annual membership meeting and special fundraising events
  • One private Museum and Mission House tour for six
  • One complimentary bundle of Lyman Museum publications upon joining


Become a Museum member TODAY!