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MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS 

Get in the game with an annual membership to the Tampa Baseball Museum at the Al Lopez House. Memberships provide critical support for our mission to preserve and honor Tampa’s unique historic role in the game of baseball, as well as exhibits and educational experiences that enrich the community. As a member, you will receive unlimited year-round admission, discounts on events and merchandise, and more.

Be One of the First!
Become a Charter Member and receive a specially designed membership card, and get the prestige of being permanently recognized on all Charter Membership listings. Charter Memberships are only available through December 31, 2021.

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Support Tampa's baseball history and heritage.

The Tampa Baseball Museum at the Al Lopez House is owned and operated by the Ybor City Museum Society, Inc., a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. A portion of your membership purchase may be tax-deductible to the extent of the law.

All membership levels include the following for one year:

  • Personalized card(s)
  • Unlimited admission for one year for all persons included at your membership level
  • Priority reservations + discounts for events
  • Invitations to members-only activities
  • 10% discount on merchandise
  • Subscription to Baseball Gazette e-newsletter

Q&A

What is a Charter Member?

Charter Members are our earliest supporters to join the Museum through membership. Lifetime status as a Charter Member will be noted on lists of members in this special category, however annual renewal is required to continue to receive member benefits.

What benefits do I receive as a Charter Member?

As a Charter Member, you will be invited to visit the Museum before it opens to the public on September 25, 2021. You will be recognized as a Charter Member on opening-day and other online and printed materials throughout the year.

When will my Charter Membership start?

Your Charter Membership begins immediately after purchase. For those who join prior to September 25, 2021, your renewal date will September 25, 2022, and you can enjoy your benefits right away, including early access to the Museum. The renewal date for those who join after will be 12 months from purchase date.

Can I submit my membership application through email or mail it to you?

Yes. If you prefer an alternative to joining online, please download an application form [PDF].

If my Charter Membership lapses, may I renew anytime and still be considered a Charter Member?

Although we hope you will enjoy your membership and renew following your one-year membership period, your status as a Charter Member will continue although you will no longer have access to any member benefits.

What does my membership support?

Your membership supports exhibitions, programs, education, and community outreach programs. All or a portion of your membership is tax-deductible as allowed by law. We will provide this information with your receipt.

I just joined the Tampa Baseball Museum at the Al Lopez House. How do I receive my membership card?

You will receive your membership card(s) by mail within two weeks of joining. Alternatively, we can hold them for pick-up at the museum during your first visit.

How many membership cards do I get?

Single-level memberships receive one membership card. All other membership levels receive two cards.

How many people can visit using my membership?

Individual level membership receives one card and unlimited admission for the person named on the card for one year. Dual-level membership and higher receive two cards and unlimited admissions as listed. If you do not wish to name your second cardholder, you can bring a guest, but they must be accompanied by the primary cardholder.

Do children receive complimentary admission?

Four children under the age of 18 receive complimentary admission at the FamFest level and above. 

I am a Double-level member or above. Can the second person on my membership visit without me?

Yes, if you have named your second cardholder. If you do not wish to name your second cardholder, you can bring a guest, but they must be accompanied by the primary cardholder. 

When will I receive renewal notices?

You will receive renewal notices starting two months prior to the month of expiration.

If I renew my membership before it lapses, when will the new membership begin?

Your renewal membership will begin on the day after your current membership’s expiration date.

If I upgrade my membership, does my expiration date change?

When upgrading your membership prior to your renewal window, you pay the difference in price. Your new membership benefits begin immediately through the end of your current annual membership period. You can also upgrade at the time of your annual renewal.

If you would like to upgrade prior to your expiration window, please contact the membership department at Member Services or 813-247-1434.

You pay the difference of the new membership and your new benefits begin immediately. Your expiration date stays the same.

How do complimentary Guest Passes work?

Once you join or renew, you will receive your guest passes in the mail, which you can provide to guests. Passes are valid for the duration of your membership and can be redeemed for a one-time admission per pass. You do not need to accompany guests when they use the passes you have provided them.

Is my membership refundable?

No. Museum memberships are nonrefundable and nontransferable. All benefits are subject to change.

How do I update my contact information?

The fastest and easiest way to update your contact information is by contacting Member Services at member@TampaBaseballMuseum.org or by calling 813.247.1434.