At the Dunes Center we truly see the value in being a part of a community. The goal of our membership program is to engage interested people and organizations in our programs but to also provide them with an opportunity to participate actively in local community service projects, special events, and unique educational offerings.

Levels and Benefits

  • Monarch $25–$75

    Educator K-12/Student: $25 Annual Membership
    Individual: $50 Annual Membership
    Household/Business: $75 Annual Membership


    Free Admission to the Dunes Center
    Receive Dunes Center Newsletter and E-mail updates
    Advance Notice to Special Events, Classes, Hikes and Lectures

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  • Giant Coreopsis $100


    All Monarch Level Benefits
    Membership in NARM (receive complimentary admission to over 650 participating museums around North America)
    Check out the complete listing of NARM Museums.

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  • Ruddy Duck $500


    All Giant Coreopsis Benefits
    Two Additional Complimentary Admissions (Four Total)

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  • Dunite $1,000


    All Ruddy Duck Benefits
    One Complimentary Docent-led Hike through Oso Flaco Lake
    Two Additional Complimentary Admissions (Six Total)

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  • Cecil B. DeMille $5,000


    All Dunite Level Benefits
    20% off gift shop and online items
    10% off Dunes Center Events

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  • Kathleen Goddard Jones $10,000


    All Cecil B. DeMille Level Benefits
    Two Tickets to all Dunes Center Events

    Dunes Center Available for One After-Hours Personal Event

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To learn more about our membership levels, please contact us at 805.343.2455 or email us at