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

Memberships are good for one year from the date of purchase. 

As a member, you will receive:

  • Regular updates on our exciting work around the globe, including our celebrated newsletter The Bugle.
  • Invitations to exclusive travel opportunities to critical crane sites worldwide.
  • An invitation to our annual Member Appreciation Day, including special tours of our breeding and research facilities normally off-limits to the public, and opportunities to meet field staff.
  • Free admission and tours for you and a number of guests (see chart below) at our global headquarters in Baraboo, Wisconsin, the only place in the world you can see all 15 species of cranes.
  • A 10% discount on all merchandise in our gift shop.
  • Admission and benefits at over 150 zoos and aquariums in the United States and Canada. View a listing of participating organizations.
Membership Level No. of Free Guests Gift Amount
Student or Senior 2 free guests $25
Individual 3 free guests $35
Family Immediate family & 3 guests $50
Associate Immediate family & 4 guests $100
Sustaining Immediate family & 6 guests $250
Sponsor Immediate family & 8 guests $500
Patron Unlimited $1,000
Benefactor Unlimited $2,000
Cranemaker Unlimited $10,000