Young Friends of the Norton

Young Friends of the Norton Museum of Art is a vibrant group of young professionals committed to supporting the Norton while enjoying a diverse schedule of educational and social events that focus on the Museum Collection and special exhibitions. The Young Friends also supports the Young Friends Acquisition Fund.   


young friends membership levels & benefits

All Young Friends Members receive:

  • Exclusive Young Friends events with private receptions and curator-led programming
  • Special Members-only events including Member Appreciation Day
  • Discounts and special offers at neighboring food and retail locations via the new Norton Partners program
  • Subscription to the Museum magazine and monthly e-newsletter
  • 10% discount on Museum merchandise
  • Reciprocal admission to 250+ museums in the Reciprocal Organization of Associated Museums 


Young Friends Individual - $150
(Fully tax-deductible)

  • Benefits for one named adult


Young Friends Supporter - $250
(Fully tax-deductible)


Young Friends Patron - $750
(Fully tax-deductible)

 All the benefits of the Young Friends Supporter, plus:


Upcoming Events

Cocktails and Conversation – Miss Lucy’s 3 Day Dollhouse Party
Thursday December 14 / 6 PM – 8 PM

Join fellow Young Friends for a cocktail reception and Curator’s Conversation about Miss Lucy’s 3 Day Dollhouse Party. Lucy Andrews (Miss Lucy) and her son, collector Douglas Andrews, discuss the origins of this rare and unusual collaborative work with Cheryl Brutvan, Director of Curatorial Affairs.

Cocktails and Conversation – Earth Works: Mapping the Anthropocene
Thursday, January 4, 2018 / 6:30 – 8:30 PM

Gala and After-Party
Saturday, February 3, 2018 / 6:30 PM – Midnight

Craft Night
Thursday, March 8, 2018 / 5 - 9 PM


Patron-level Events

Art Basel Miami Beach
Friday, December 8, 2017

BIJOUX! Premiere Party
Wednesday, February 28, 2018 / 6 – 8 PM

Conversation with the Director
Tuesday, April 24, 2018 / 2:30 PM



Stay Connected!

The Young Friends 2017-2018 season is generously underwritten in part by: