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Your Membership Matters

Join the Joshua Tree National Park Association and you’ll support park programs and projects while enjoying some great benefits. Our members are a committed group of supporters whose contributions each year help the park fulfill its educational, interpretive, and research plans. As a member you’ll have the satisfaction of knowing that you are supporting youth programs, scientific research, and the park’s historical collections, and you will assist in the preservation of our fragile desert environment for generations to come. If you're looking to gift a membership to someone, be sure to check out our Gift Memberships option.

Your Membership Supports:

  • Four Joshua Tree National Park Visitor Center park stores, offering the most extensive collection of in-depth information about Joshua Tree available to park visitors
  • The Desert Institute, our weekend field study program for adult and family learners
  • Environmental education materials for over 22,000 students each year
  • Park Ranger training
  • The Minerva Hoyt California Desert Conservation Award, which recognizes achievements that have led to a significant and lasting contribution on behalf of the deserts of California
  • Publishing books and other media specific to Joshua Tree National Park
  • The park’s library and museum, available to academic researchers and any interested community scholars
  • The Artist in Residence program
  • Financial aid to Joshua Tree National Park for priority projects and programs

Join or Renew

Memberships are valid for one year following the month of issue. Your membership card and applicable gift will be mailed when your membership is processed. Visit one of the membership categories below to join or renew.
Phone (760)367-5535
Email pattyangel@joshuatree.org or membership@joshuatree.org

Individual Memberships

Membership Levels & Benefits

Level Benefits Price
Individual Your new $25 annual membership includes these benefits:
  • Members First deals
  • Members Only decal
  • Members Only stamp imprint
  • Members Only bonus discounts
  • 10% discount on merchandise purchases made in store and online (plus discounts at over 400 other locations)
  • Key’s Views bi-annual newsletter
  • Email newsletter with Park & JTNPA updates
  • Invitations to special events
  • $10 off Desert Institute classes
  • And more!
$25
Joint Your new $35 annual membership includes the benefits listed above for one other member of your family living at the same address. $35
Supporting Your new $50 annual membership includes all Individual Membership benefits plus Member's Circle Tote. $50
Patron Your new $100 annual membership includes all Individual Membership benefits plus metal Member's Circle laser etched pen. $100
Contributing Your new $250 annual membership includes all Individual Membership benefits plus metal Member's Circle laser etched pen or $25 gift membership. $250
Sustaining Your new $500 annual membership includes all Individual Membership benefits plus Joshua Tree National Park Annual Pass. $500
Benefactor Your new $1000 annual membership includes all Individual Membership benefits plus Joshua Tree National Park Annual Pass plus $25 gift membership. $1,000
Lifetime Your $2000 lifetime membership includes all Individual Membership benefits plus plaque with member's name placed on the Supporter's Wall at Joshua Tree Visitor Center.
  • Optional: Ability to decline gifts.
$2,000

NOTICE: Memberships are deductible to the extent permitted by law - tax receipts will be e-mailed upon provision of an e-mail address.