Thank you for your interest in becoming a member of the Temple Railroad and Heritage Museum. Membership with the Museum helps the museum to continue its mission to provide quality educational workshops, artistic and engaging events, and to maintain the preservation and presentation of the history of the City of Temple and railway that made us. Along with supporting the museums continuing efforts to educate and engage, membership also provides you with: 

  • Unlimited admission for one full year
  • 15% discount on merchandise in the museum gift shop for Individuals
  • 20% for Family, Engineer, Superintendent, & Rail Baron 
  • Family memberships receive FREE admission to over 1000 museums throughout the North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) program

General Membership Levels

Individual $30
Family $100
Engineer $125
Superintendent $500
Railroad Baron $1000
Other Donation   

We accept cash, check, or credit card. 

The North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) Association® is one of the largest reciprocal membership programs in the world with members in the United States, Bermuda, Canada, El Salvador, and Mexico! NARM has over 1000 arts, cultural, and historical institutions along with botanical gardens, children’s museums, science, and technology centers, and more that offer their individual NARM qualified members reciprocal benefits.

Members contributing $100 or greater annually in membership dues are eligible to participate in the National Association of Reciprocal Museum (NARM) program in accordance with the policies stated by each institution.

Upon presentation of a valid membership card at one of the 800+ participating museums, you will be entitled to the following privileges when visiting them.
  • Free admission during museum hours.
  • Access to over 800 arts/cultural institutions.
  • Access to institutions that specialize in areas of are they you may enjoy - i.e. Asian Art, Modern Art, Cartoon Art, etc.
  • Access to NARM's Google map with all the NARM participating institutions where they may take a virtual tour of museums of their choice through the internet.
  • Member discounts at NARM institution gift shops
  • No limit on number of visits per year
  • Knowledge that they are supporting their local arts/cultural institution
For a complete and up to date listing of participating museums, map, and benefits please visit North American Reciprocal Museum.

Platinum Membership Benefits (ABOVE $100)

General family membership benefits*, plus:

With your membership, you are giving a gift to future generations, and helping the Temple Railroad and Heritage Museum become an educational destination and national resource for the history of the Santa Fe and the Railroad of Texas. 

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