American Alliance of Museums

The Bruce Museum is accredited by the American Alliance of Museums.

Archaeological Associates of Greenwich

The AAG sponsors lectures as well as prehistoric student education programs, and acts as clearing house for archaeological information in the Greenwich area.

Association of Science-Technology Centers

Bruce Museum members receive free admission to ASTC institutions that are part of the Passport Program and are outside a 90 mile radius of the Bruce Museum. See for more information.

Astronomical Society of Greenwich

A club for amateur astronomers at all levels of expertise, to advance awareness and understanding of various aspects of astronomy.  For information, email or visit .

Blue Star Museums

The Bruce Museum is participating in the Blue Star Museums program, offering free admission to all active-duty U.S. military personnel and their families with identification. The Bruce Museum offers this program year-round. 

Coalition on the Public Understanding of Science

COPUS is a grassroots effort whose goal is to increase public understanding of the nature of science and its value to society.

The Connecticut Art Trail

The Connecticut Art Trail is a nationally recognized partnership between world-class museums and historic sites, created to promote Connecticut’s rich cultural assets as part of a travel experience. Learn how you can follow the Trail with the Art Pass – a $25 pass that gives you access to each member museum for one year. Use your Pass once at each location to access exhibits, events and more!

The Connecticut Ceramics Study Circle

A membership organization that offers lectures, workshops and research groups to promote the understanding and appreciation of antique pottery and porcelain. Contact:

Connecticut Department of Economic & Community Development

Cultural Alliance of Fairfield County 

Services for non-profit organizations and indivduals in the region, Including FC Buzz, a cultural calendar offering ticket and event information.

Fairfield-Westchester Museum Alliance (FWMA)

Fairfield-Westchester Museum Alliance is a cooperative program among museums in the Westchester and Fairfield county area providing reciprocal admission and store discounts to members of all participating institutions – and for non-member visitors, a same-day free pass to all museums, when paying admission at any one of the eight institutions.  See Visiting the Area for details. The eight institutions are:

  • Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum
  • Bruce Museum
  • Katonah Museum of Art
  • Hudson River Museum
  • Hudson Valley MOCA
  • Neuberger Museum of Art
  • Wave Hill
  • Barnum Museum

Greenwich Antiques Society

A membership organization that offers lectures and programs throughout the year to further the appreciation and understanding of antiques and the decorative arts. For lecture reservations contact

Greenwich Chamber of Commerce

Metro-North Railroad's “One-Day Getaways”

Discount package on rail fare and Museum admission.

Museums For All

Museums for All is a signature access program of the Association of Children’s Museums (ACM) and the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) that encourages families of all backgrounds to visit museums regularly and build lifelong museum habits. The program will enable low-income families to visit the Bruce free of charge with the presentation of an Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) card. Families can also visit any participating museum year-round for a minimal fee. Museums for All is part of the Bruce Museum’s broad commitment to seek, include, and welcome all.  Available during all normal operating hours. Does not apply to events with additional fees.

Museums on Us

On the first full weekend of every month, Bank of America and Merrill Lynch cardholders have the opportunity to visit – at no charge – the Bruce Museum and more than 150 popular cultural landmarks taking part in Museums on Us.