Corporate Memberships

What does it mean to be a Corporate Member of the Maritime Museum of BC?

Becoming a Corporate Member will grant your company a unique opportunity to build a relationship with the Maritime Museum of BC and to invest in the rich maritime history and heritage of BC’s coast. Corporate Membership will afford you exclusive benefits for your business and your employees as well as opportunities to engage with the public and foster a deeper community base. Your membership fees support educational school programs, public events and lecture series, workshops, and interpretive displays.

Join the Museum today, and become a steward of our shared maritime history and culture!

Base Level Benefits

All Corporate Memberships include the following individual membership benefits:

• Annual free access to the Museum
• Exclusive invitations to preview openings of special exhibits
• Subscription to our e-newsletter
• 50% discount on our walking tours
• Free admission to the Vancouver Maritime Museum
• 20% off admission to the Shaw Centre for the Salish Sea in Sidney, BC
• 20% off individual admission to the Royal BC Museum
• Voting privileges at regular Annual General Meeting

As a Corporate Member your business will receive exclusive benefits and opportunities available only to Museum members with a Corporate Membership. Click below for details on the three levels of Corporate Memberships.

Mariner ($100)

• All of the basic benefits above as well as:
• Voting privileges at our AGM for 1 representative
• Opportunities for partnerships and sponsorships
• Recognition on our website and in our annual report
• 1 Membership card to be signed out by employees for free access to museum space for 1 individual
• 5 free one-time admission passes to be handed out to preferred customers/clients of the business’s choice
• 1 free walking tour per year (for a max of 15 people)
• 10% off facility rentals
• 10% off team building workshops
• Borrowing privileges from the Maritime Museum of BC library (some restrictions apply)

Captain ($250)

• All the basic benefits above as well as:
• Voting privileges at our AGM for 1 representative
• Opportunities for partnerships & sponsorship
• Recognition on our website and in our annual report
• 2 Membership cards to be signed out by employees for free access to museum space for 1 individual and accompanying guests up to a max of 1 additional adult and 4 children/youths
• 10 free one-time admission passes to be handed out to preferred customers/clients of the business’s choice
• 1 free walking tour per year for up to a max of 30 people
• 20% off facility rentals
• 20% off team building workshops
• Borrowing privileges from the Maritime Museum of BC library (some restrictions apply)

Admiral ($500)
  • All the basic benefits above as well as:
  • Voting privileges at AGM for 1 representative
  • Opportunities for partnerships & sponsorships, with right of first refusal
  • Recognition on our website and in our annual report
  • 3 Membership cards to be signed out by employees for free access to museum space for individual and accompanying guests to a max of 4 adults and 4 children/youths
  • 15 free one-time admission passes to be handed out to preferred customers/clients of the business’s choice
  • 1 free walking tour per year for up to a max of 45 people
  • 30% off facility rental
  • 30% off team building workshops
  • Borrowing privileges from the Maritime Museum of BC library (some restrictions apply)

Membership rates include GST. You membership is valid for one year from the date of purchase. Due to CRA regulations, memberships are not eligible for a tax receipt. You will receive your membership package via mail within two to three weeks.

For more information on Corporate Memberships, please call or email:

  • (250) 385-4222 ext. 113
  • members@mmbc.bc.ca