Membership - International Crane Foundation

International Crane Foundation

Become a Member


Join the flock!

As a member of the International Crane Foundation, you will join thousands of other Craniacs in supporting our worldwide work to conserve cranes and the ecosystems, watersheds and flyways on which they depend.

Membership Benefits

  • Free admission and tours for you and a number of guests at our newly renovated headquarters in Baraboo, Wisconsin, the only place in the world you can see all 15 crane species. Enjoy over ten acres of new exhibits for all ages!
  • Free or discounted admission to over 150 AZA-accredited zoos and aquariums in the United States and Canada. View a listing of participating organizations.
  • Regular updates on our exciting work around the globe, including our celebrated newsletter, The Bugle.
  • Invitations to exclusive events and to our annual Member Appreciation Day (including special behind-the-scenes tours of our breeding and research facilities and opportunities to meet our team).
  • A 10% discount on all merchandise in our headquarters’ and online gift shop.
  • Knowing that your membership is vitally important to keep cranes dancing!

The International Crane Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Memberships are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.

Membership Level Admission Benefits Dues
Individual Member and one guest $40
Family Immediate family and 2 guests $60
Associate Immediate family and 3 guests $100
Champion Immediate family and 4 guests $250
Guardian Immediate family and 5 guests $500
Patron Immediate family and 6 guests $1,000
Benefactor Immediate family and 8 guests $5,000
Cranemaker Immediate family and 10 guests $10,000