Community Access Program

Providing community access to the arts.

MoPOP’s Community Access Program enables individuals experiencing financial, physical, or social barriers to visit the museum. The museum serves the residents of the Pacific Northwest by opening its doors to all who might benefit from MoPOP’s rich educational and cultural resources.


Access Partners engage in a collaborative process with MoPOP, and each partnership is uniquely designed to fit the specific needs of both organizations. Using a targeted approach to diversify museum visitation, MoPOP provides direct service to select partners allowing those with financial, physical, or social barriers to access the museum.


MoPOP invites select nonprofit organizations to become Access Partners each year. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Access Partnership requires a three year commitment to programmatic collaboration between MoPOP and the Access Partner organization. It relies on pre-determined measurable outcomes and annual evaluations so as to gauge program effectiveness and use.

If you are interested in becoming a MoPOP Access Partner, please complete the application form. Questions may be addressed to


For individuals wishing to bring themselves or their families to MoPOP, a limited number of free passes are available for check out through the Seattle Public Library. For more information on this program, please contact the Seattle Public Library.


MoPOP is passionate about giving young learners unfettered access to the museum, from kindergarten to graduate school. For more information about our educational offerings and school-related access opportunities, please visit our School Groups page, or email


MoPOP annually donates complimentary tickets to more than 800 regional nonprofits to support raffles and fundraising events. These tickets are limited and offered on a first-come, first-served basis. Your organization may request up to four (4) tickets per calendar year using the Ticket Donation Request Form. We encourage you to put in requests for these ticket donations at least four (4) weeks prior to the date of your event. Tickets are not guaranteed. The museum does not donate memberships.