Since 1981, El Museo has presented exhibitions and public programs with a focus on underserved communities and a commitment to diversity, inclusion, and excellence in the arts and humanities. We count on your support to make our work possible.

El Museo is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and your contribution is tax-deductible. Thank you!

Become a member

Select a membership level

Credit/debit cards accepted (payments processed by PayPal)

The best way to show your support! Enjoy the following benefits with your membership, valid for one year:

Friend 😀 ($50)

  • membership card and button
  • an entry to our annual Members’ Exhibition
  • invitations to all our exhibitions and events
  • a big thank you on our online donor wall
  • discounts on merch and special events
  • occasional free stuff
  • a warm fuzzy feeling in your heart

Artist/Student 🎨 ($30)

  • membership benefits at a discount

Family 🏠 ($90)

  • Friend membership benefits, plus:
  • includes family members in your household or a Friend gift membership to share

Big Fan 💥 ($120)

  • Family membership benefits, plus:
  • a classic El Museo coffee mug

Supporter 🏆 ($200)

  • Family membership benefits, plus:
  • a private exhibition tour for you and guests
  • an extra Family gift membership to share

Sustainer 💎 ($500)

  • Supporter membership benefits, plus:
  • a lunch date with our staff
  • special recognition in our print and promotional materials, e-newsletters, and on our website

Opening reception for Members’ Exhibition: Take Two, July 2017.


To make a gift of any amount, use the link below, or donate by check to “El Museo” at 91 Allen St, Buffalo, NY, 14202-1320.

Credit/debit cards accepted (payments processed by PayPal)

Become a sponsor

El Museo’s programs and events serve thousands of visitors and patrons every year, and even more on our website and social media channels. Sponsorships are a great way for your local business or nonprofit to gain exposure, in addition to helping us match government and foundation funds. For more information, please contact William Vogel at