There is no better way to connect to our community than through the Vesterheim membership program. With levels for individuals of all financial capacities, Vesterheim membership offers benefits that range from discounts to our Folk Art School and Museum Store to free admission to the museum (and discounts at almost 1,000 other national museums). Every member gets a free subscription to Vesterheim magazine.
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Vesterheim Membership Program
For membership questions, contact the Membership Department:
563-382-9681, ext. 112
- Senior Citizen Discount – Members over 65 take $5 off a Basic or Household membership
- Special Interest Newsletter – $20 Three annual issues of our special interest publication Rosemaling Letter ($30 for International Members)
- International Members – $75 Household membership outside the U.S.
- Tax information – All but $10 of the Basic and Household membership categories is tax deductible. All but $50 of the other membership categories is tax deductible.
What kind of membership works for you?
- Vesterheim Magazine
- Free Admission
- Store Discount
- Class Tuition Discount
- Email Newsletter Current
- Time Travelers
- And More
Become a Member
Vesterheim members have the opportunity to purchase the Rosemaling Letter, a full-color magazine sent three times each year. The publication includes articles by other rosemalers about the craft, information about Vesterheim events for folk artists, designs, and pictures of rosemaling pieces from Vesterheim collection and other rosemalers.
Discounts at 300 history museums and historic sites nationwide. Learn more here.
Free access to 1,000 fine arts museums nationwide. Learn more here.
Members of The American Swedish Historical Museum receive free admission at Vesterheim and members of Vesterheim receive free admission at The American Swedish Historical Museum.