Your membership is a commitment to supporting our mission to build a deep lasting connection with nature through art.

With one of the largest collections of Robert Bateman’s artwork, your membership ensures the care of the permanent collection, providing quality nature-centric exhibitions, and dynamic educational programming for all ages.

Together, we are cultivating a community of people who are passionate about art and nature, and finding new, unique ways of honouring our neighbours in the natural world.


Our membership program focuses on creative engagement, and fostering well-being through art and connecting with the natural environment. We are building a thoughtful community that is passionate about nature-inspired art and actively pursues eco-literacy. 

Membership Options

Senior/Student Individual$42.50

Other Ways to Join:
Order by phone, call the Bateman Foundation 250.940.3626 or visit our gallery or shop and sign up in person.

Memberships are non-transferrable and non-refundable.

“Making the world of nature a meaningful part of our lives is healing for the body and the soul.”

Robert Bateman

Membership Benefits

Free Exhibitions
Free, unlimited entry to the Bateman Gallery and exhibitions.
Exclusive events, tours and promotions

Enjoy private previews, member exclusive events and tours, first and priority access to all gallery events including partnered events, NatureX talks, and nature walks, first access to promotion and sales.
Access Learning Program NatureSketch

Receive 15% discount to all our NatureSketch education programs including in-person and online.
Gallery Shop

Gain 10% discount in our Gallery Shop in-store and online, including an exclusive selection of signed limited edition Robert Bateman prints and curated local, nature-themed artists.
Quarterly Members-Only Newsletter

Get access to the quarterly membership digital newsletter to get insider information full of resources and upcoming events.
Special Discounts with Partnered Attractions, Galleries, and Museums

Check out our full partner list.
Voting rights in our AGM

Have your say and vote on priorities on the future of the Bateman Foundation

Give the Gift of Nature and Art

Give a gift of art and nature with a whole year of experiences with a membership card. You can give a gift of membership by purchasing in person or contacting [email protected].

Frequently Asked Questions