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, reciprocal admission benefits throughout North America, and plenty of volunteer opportunities from gardening to event planning. 

Membership Features

Membership Levels*

Student - Free
  • Free admission on Cranbrook House general tours.
  • Reciprocal admission privileges at 320 gardens throughout North America.
  • Discounts on select events such as Holiday Splendor 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 320 gardens throughout North America.
  • Discounts on select events such as Holiday Splendor 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 320 gardens throughout North America.
  • Discounts on select events such as Holiday Splendor 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
  • Benefits apply to two members.
  • Free admission on Cranbrook House general tours.
  • Reciprocal admission privileges at 320 gardens throughout North America.
  • Discounts on select events such as Holiday Splendor and Yoga in the Gardens.
  • Opportunity to volunteer as a docent, gardener, and more. 
Contributing - $125
  • Two general admission tickets to Cranbrook House for your guests.
  • Benefits apply to two members.
  • Free admission on Cranbrook House general tours.
  • Reciprocal admission privileges at 320 gardens throughout North America.
  • Discounts on select events such as Holiday Splendor and Yoga in the Gardens.
  • Opportunity to volunteer as a docent, gardener, and more. 
All Access - $250
  • Free admission to Cranbrook Art Museum and Cranbrook Institute of Science.
  • Two general admission tickets to Cranbrook House for your guests.
  • Benefits apply to two members.
  • Free admission on Cranbrook House general tours.
  • Reciprocal admission privileges at 320 gardens throughout North America.
  • Discounts on select events such as Holiday Splendor and Yoga in the Gardens.
  • Opportunity to volunteer as a docent, gardener, and more. 
Patron - $500
  • One private tour of Cranbrook House for up to 10 guests.
  • Free admission to Cranbrook Art Museum and Cranbrook Institute of Science.
  • Two general admission tickets to Cranbrook House for your guests.
  • Benefits apply to two members.
  • Free admission on Cranbrook House general tours.
  • Reciprocal admission privileges at 320 gardens throughout North America.
  • Discounts on select events such as Holiday Splendor and Yoga in the Gardens.
  • Opportunity to volunteer as a docent, gardener, and more. 
Benefactor - $1,000
  • One private tour of Cranbrook House & Gardens for up to 10 guests.
  • Free admission to Cranbrook Art Museum and Cranbrook Institute of Science.
  • Two general admission tickets to Cranbrook House for your guests.
  • Benefits apply to two members.
  • Free admission on Cranbrook House general tours.
  • Reciprocal admission privileges at 320 gardens throughout North America.
  • Discounts on select events such as Holiday Splendor and Yoga in the Gardens.
  • Opportunity to volunteer as a docent, gardener, and more. 
Life - $1,500**
  • Two general admission tickets to all paid events.
  • One private tour of Cranbrook House & Gardens for up to 10 guests.
  • Free admission to Cranbrook Art Museum and Cranbrook Institute of Science.
  • Two general admission tickets to Cranbrook House for your guests.
  • Benefits apply to two members.
  • Free admission on Cranbrook House general tours.
  • Reciprocal admission privileges at 320 gardens throughout North America.
  • Discounts on select events such as Holiday Splendor and Yoga in the Gardens.
  • Opportunity to volunteer as a docent, gardener, and more. 

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.