Make it Official!

Become a card-carrying Gearhead Museum Member

By becoming an official 2016 Gearhead with the California Automobile Museum, you are taking the first step toward celebrating the expansion and success of this growing museum.

March is Museum Membership Month! From now until March 31st, get $5 off individual membership and $10 off family membership.

All of our membership levels include the following benefits.

  • Unlimited admission to our museum for one year
  • Collectible member pin and personalized Gearhead card
  • Online member newsletter (paper newsletter available upon request)
  • 10% discount on merchandise at our Gearhead Gift Shop
  • Discounts on classes, workshops, and our Cruisefest on Fulton Avenue
  • Invitations to exclusive members-only events at the Museum

When you decide to join or renew, we invite you to consider our Executive Level.  This membership allows you to bring two guests to the museum every time you visit, and it also includes enrollment in two reciprocal programs, North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) which entitles you to free admission to over 700 museums nationwide, and ROAM, Reciprocal Organization of Association Museums, with approximately 250 participating museums in the US and Canada.

See the list of museums participating in NARM
See the list of museums participating in ROAM

No matter what level of membership you choose, you are contributing to the success of the Museum and its mission to preserve, exhibit and teach the story of the automobile and its influence on our lives.  Click here to see a full list of Gearhead membership benefits


If you have any questions about our membership programs, please contact membership coordinator Adam Vargyas at or (916)442.6802, extension 13

Contact the museum if you prefer a paper membership application, or fill out our secure online order form by clicking below!