Being a member of the Ella Sharp Museum is more than just free admission and great discounts-it’s about belonging to a community that fully values the visual arts and preservation of our shared history. It’s about supporting educational programs for students of all ages.

Of course, being a member has its perks. At every level of support, Museum members receive benefits including admission to ticketed events, a discounts at the Peter F. Hurst Planetarium, Ella Sharp Museum NEWS, and early class enrollments. Your membership contribution is a vital source of annual operating income allowing the Museum to continue enhancing the quality of life in Jackson. We invite you to become a part of the Ella Sharp Museum family today.

For more information on becoming a member, email Michelle Mikolajczyk,  Membership Coordinator at


The Ella is a part of the North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) Association! One of the largest reciprocal membership programs in the world with members in the United States, Bermuda, Canada, El Salvador and Mexico! NARM has 1,038 arts, cultural, and historical institutions along with botanical gardens, children’s museums, science and technology centers and more that offer their individual NARM qualified members reciprocal benefits.