Become a Member

Become a Cranbrook House & Gardens Auxiliary member today and help us preserve one of the region’s most treasured National Historic Landmarks. Experience free access to Cranbrook House & Gardens, American Horticultural Society Reciprocal Admission Program benefits at 330+ gardens throughout North America, and plenty of volunteer opportunities from gardening to event planning. 

Membership Levels & Benefits*

Your 2020 membership will be effective from July 1, 2020 through June 30, 2021.

Student - Free

  • Free admission on Cranbrook House general tours.
  • Reciprocal admission privileges at 330+ gardens throughout North America.
  • Discounts on select events such as Holiday Splendor, Steinway Piano Recitals, and Yoga in the Gardens.
  • Opportunity to volunteer as a docent, gardener, and more. 

Senior - $50

  • Free admission on Cranbrook House general tours.
  • Reciprocal admission privileges at 330+ gardens throughout North America.
  • Discounts on select events such as Holiday Splendor, Steinway Piano Recitals, and Yoga in the Gardens.
  • Opportunity to volunteer as a docent, gardener, and more. 

Friend - $60

  • Free admission on Cranbrook House general tours.
  • Reciprocal admission privileges at 330+ gardens throughout North America.
  • Discounts on select events such as Holiday Splendor, Steinway Piano Recitals, and Yoga in the Gardens.
  • Opportunity to volunteer as a docent, gardener, and more. 

Group - $60

  • Volunteer opportunities for members of one organization.

Dual - $90

  • All the benefits of a Friend level membership, for two members.

Contributing - $125

All the benefits of a Dual level membership, plus:

  • Two general admission tickets to Cranbrook House for your guests.

All Access - $250

All the benefits of a Contributing level membership, plus:

  • Free general admission to Cranbrook Art Museum and Cranbrook Institute of Science.

Patron - $500

All the benefits of an All Access level membership, plus:

  • One private tour of Cranbrook House for up to 10 guests.

Benefactor - $1,000

All the benefits of a Patron level membership, plus:

  • One private tour of Cranbrook House & Gardens for up to 10 guests.

Life - $1,500**

All the benefits of a Benefactor level membership, plus:

  • Two general admission tickets to all paid events.

For more information or to purchase a Cranbrook House & Gardens Auxiliary membership over the phone, please call 248.645.3149. You may also email us with any questions at houseandgardens@cranbrook.edu.

*Membership pricing is per year, with the exception of the Life Level, which is a one-time commitment. Members who volunteer 50 hours or more of service during our fiscal year (July 1 through June 30) are eligible to waive their membership dues (up to the Friend Level) the following fiscal year. Volunteers may alternatively receive a $60 credit to apply towards an upgraded level of membership. Cranbrook Art Museum and Cranbrook Institute of Science benefits apply to general admission only. 

**Complimentary private tour and free passes available only during the first year of Life level membership.