The Natural History Museum and the Museum at La Brea Tar Pits are now open. Advanced tickets can be purchased online. The William S. Hart Museum remains closed until further notice. View our COVID-19 Safety Guidelines for more information.

Corporate Membership

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Corporate Membership provides your employees exclusive accessboth virtually and in personto the Natural History Museum, La Brea Tar Pits, and the William S. Hart Museum.

With programming inspired by these three community-centric spaces, Corporate Members discover the why and how of Los Angeles through dynamic exhibitions and experiences that reveal the natural and cultural history of the city. 

Family-friendly programs help young learners appreciate the region’s biodiversity while fascinating lectures, interactive scientific studies, and award-winning music performances keep visitors of all ages curious and engaged. 

Corporate Membership provides a unique opportunity to build camaraderie among staff while demonstrating a remarkable commitment to our local educational communities. From museum field trips and classroom curriculum to robust professional development opportunities for educators, your support enables 200,000 Southern California students and teachers every year to participate in impactful STEM experiences at no cost. 

Dues are tax-deductible, with benefits for employees, executives, and clients. 

Benefits Comparison 

Download our Corporate Membership Benefits Comparison Table

All Corporate Members Receive*

  • Access to VIP programmingboth virtual and in person when pandemic restrictions are liftedthat connects your employees to the fascinating people and projects going on "behind the scenes" at the museum
  • Discounted facility rental rates to host a special evening event when the museums are closed to the public (when safe to do so, additional costs assumed by the host)
  • Invitations to opening receptions, ticketed exhibitions, and other special events
  • Recognition on digital signage and exclusive activities during Corporate Member Weekends
  • Recognition on Corporate Member webpage
  • Subscription to the Naturalist, our digital Member magazine
  • 10% Museum Store discount 

*Onsite opportunities available when the museums reopen 

For more information, please contact Jonathan Gillett at jgillett@nhm.org or call 213.763.3224.

Our corporate members

Benefactor ($25,000 +)
Los Angeles Department of Water and Power 
Payden & Rygel 
The Walt Disney Company 

Advocate ($15,000+) 
Southern California Edison
Southern California Gas Company
XPRIZE

Executive ($10,000+)
Bank of America
Morgan Stanley
Sony Pictures Entertainment
Wells Fargo 

Sustainer ($5,000+)
Chevron Corporation
City National Bank
DreamWorks Animation
Fox Broadcasting Company
Goldman Sachs
Hitachi, Ltd.
MATT Construction  

Associate ($2,500+)
Snap Inc.
Super Soccer Stars