Membership Levels

Open year-round, the Arboretum offers exciting benefits for the whole family, including free admission for children age 12 and under when accompanied by an adult member. All membership fees are 100% tax deductible. Questions? Call the Membership Office at 952-443-1440 or email member@umn.edu.

BASIC MEMBERSHIPS
Join or Renew your membership online Benefits of Membership

To order a Gift of Membership, please click on the Join/Renew button to take you
to the form. Then log in to your account to bring up the Gift of Membership option.

Apple

Solo/Apple, $49

One adult named on member card receives admission and all benefits of membership. One member card issued. Gate fee charged for guests.

Pine

Duo/Pine, $79

Two adults receive admission and all benefits ofmembership. Two member cards issued. Gate fee charged for additional guests.

Rose

Duo + 2/Rose, $99

Two adults receive all benefits of membership, plus two guest admissioins. Two member cards issued. Gate fee charged for additional guests.

Care Center Membership, $500 ($250 for organizations of 10 or less)
An annual Care Center membership provides year round entry at a greatly reduced rate.
For the one-time annual membership fee of $500, your organization receives unlimited
free admission for one van or bus full of people every time you visit, and 10% off
personal memberships for all employees. Have multiple vehicles? Each additional
vehicle is $25.

For more information, call 952-443-1440 or email member@umn.edu

 

DONOR LEVEL MEMBERSHIP
Donate to join as a donor member
Cherry

Friend/Cherry, $150 - $299
Benefits for two adults and free admission for up to six guests per visit, invitations to special donor events, listing in the annual report and the other
benefits of membership.

Grape

Supporting/Grape, $300 - $499
Benefits for two adults and free admission for up to six guests per visit, invitations to special donor events, listing in the annual report and the other benefits of membership. 

Plum

Sustaining/Plum, $500 - $999
Benefits for two adults and free admission for up to six guests per visit, invitations to special donor events, listing in the annual report and the other benefits of membership.

Azalea

Associate/Azalea, $1000 and above
Benefits for two adults and free admission for up to six guests per visit, invitations to special donor events, listing in the annual report and the other benefits of membership.

Important Information written on a sticky note IMPORTANT: Memberships are non-transferable. Please carry your membership card with
you to show at the gatehouse for admission and for member discounts in the Gift Store and AppleHouse. Member plus guest may take advantage of reduced class fees. Only those adults named on the membership card may receive free services at the Yard & Garden Desk.