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Join / Renew Membership!

The Houston Arboretum thanks you for considering a membership. We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and memberships from people like you enable us to provide nature education to people of all ages, and preserve our wildlife habitats that serves as a home for native plants and animals. As a supporting member you are ensuring the continuation of our vital services, and you are entitled to many benefits too!

Membership Benefits 

All Members enjoy these great core benefits while supporting the Arboretum:
  • Discounts on all Arboretum events and classes for adults (over 100 to choose from annually).
  • Discounted and priority registration on children’s classes and camps (Family Tree and above).
  • Free admission to our ArBOOretum Fall Festival.
  • Discounts on special events tickets.
  • Discounts at Arboretum Pollinator Plant Sales.
  • Free subscription to our mailed Program Guide and email newsletter, the Monthly Leaflet.
  • Discounts on purchases in our Nature Shop (10 to 25%, depending on membership level).
  • Reciprocal Benefits at over 100 Nature Centers Across the United States.
  • The good feeling that that comes from protecting nature and enhancing education.
  • Discount of up to 50% admission to the Houston Museum of Natural Science

Levels of Membership

Fees below are for one year of membership, renewable on date of purchase.

Memberships are non-transferable and fees are non-refundable.
* Members must pre-register for events in order to receive their free tickets.

Seniors and Military Individual ($30)

• Active/retired military
• Seniors (age 62 and over)
• General Membership Benefits for One Adult
• 10% Discount on Nature Shop purchases

Individual ($40)

• General Membership Benefits for One Adult

• 10% Discount on Nature Shop purchases

• Invitations to Members-only special events

Couple ($55)

• General Membership Benefits for Two Adults

  (Please write second adult name [if applicable] in the notes at checkout)

• 10% Discount on Nature Shop purchases

• Invitations to Members-only special events

Evergreen Young Professional Individual ($50)

• General Membership Benefits for One Adult

• Invitations to special Evergreen events

• Free and discounted Evergreen beer and food wristbands

Evergreen Young Professional Dual ($90)

• General Membership Benefits for Two Adults

  (Please write second adult name [if applicable] in the notes at checkout)

• Two invitations to special Evergreen events

• Free and discounted Evergreen beer and food wristbands for two

Family Tree ($75)

• General Membership Benefits for family of four (may include grandparents and grandchildren)

• PRIORITY and discounted registration for children’s programs and camps for family members only

• 10% Discount on Nature Shop purchases

• Invitations to Members-only special events

• 4 free admissions to Arbooretum

Family Tree Plus ($95)

• General Membership Benefits for family of five (may include grandparents and grandchildren)

• PRIORITY and discounted registration for children’s programs and camps for family members only

• 10% Discount on Nature Shop purchases

• Invitations to Members-only special events

• 5 free admissions to Arbooretum

Magnolia ($150)

• General Membership Benefits for family of six (may include grandparents and grandchildren)

• PRIORITY and discounted registration for children’s programs and camps for family members only

• 15% Discount in the Nature Shop

• Invitations to Members-only special events

• 6 free admissions to Arbooretum

• Attention Photographers! This membership, and above, also covers unlimited photography sessions utilizing our grounds for the term of the membership!

White Oak ($300)

• General Membership Benefits for family of six (may include grandparents and grandchildren)

• PRIORITY and discounted registration for children’s programs and camps for family members only

• 15% Discount in the Nature Shop

• 2 Free tickets to Hawk Walk (a $50+ value)*

• Invitations to Members-only special events

• 6 free admissions to Arbooretum

Loblolly ($500)

• General Membership Benefits for family of eight (may include grandparents and grandchildren)

• HIGH PRIORITY registration for children’s programs and camps

• 15% Discount in the Nature Shop

• 4 free tickets to Hawk Walk (a $100+ value for members)*

• $100 savings on birthday party packages

• Invitations to Members-only special events

• 8 free admissions to Arbooretum

Pecan ($750)

• General Membership Benefits for family of ten (may include grandparents and grandchildren)

• HIGH PRIORITY registration for children’s programs and camps

• 25% Discount in Nature Shop

• 2 free tickets to Owl Prowl and 2 free tickets to Tapas on the Trails
(a $200+ value for members)*

• $100 savings on birthday party packages

• Invitations to Members-only special events

• 10 free admissions to Arbooretum

Redbud ($1,000)

• General Membership Benefits for family of ten (may include grandparents and grandchildren)

• HIGH PRIORITY registration for children’s programs and camps

• 25% Discount in Nature Shop

• 2 free tickets to Naturally Wild Families class with your child and
4 free tickets to Tapas on the Trails (a $500+ value for members)*

• $100 savings on birthday party packages

• Invitations to Members-only special events

• 10 free admissions to Arbooretum

Sycamore ($1,500)

• General Membership Benefits for family of twelve (may include grandparents and grandchildren)

• HIGHEST PRIORITY registration for children’s programs and camps Discounted rate on Birthday Party

• 25% Discount in Nature Shop

• 4 free tickets to any Naturally Wild Families class with your child, and 2 free tickets to the Gala (an $750+ value for members)*

• $100 savings on birthday party packages

• Invitations to Members-only special events

• 12 free admissions to Arbooretum

• Recognized in the Houston Arboretum & Nature Center Annual Report

Live Oak ($2,500)

• General Membership Benefits for family of twelve (may include grandparents and grandchildren)

• HIGHEST PRIORITY registration for children’s programs and camps Discounted rate on Birthday Party

• 25% Discount in Nature Shop

• 2 free Summer Camps, 2 free tickets to Tapas on the Trail and 2 free tickets to the Gala (a $1000+ value for members)*

• $100 savings on birthday party packages

• Invitations to Members-only special events

• 12 free admissions to Arbooretum

• Recognized in the Houston Arboretum & Nature Center Annual Report

 

 

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