Become a Member

Welcome to the new Balboa Island Museum!


Renew your membership or become a new member of our growing family and support the Museum during this momentous expansion. In doing so, you will play a key role in supporting a community-based organization dedicated to celebrating the culture, creativity and memories of Newport Beach.


Our Mission is to collect, preserve, and promote the culture and history of Balboa Island and Newport Beach. Inspiring our community. A place to gather. Celebrating our heritage.


renew today



Join today and receive priority invitations to our special events and a 10% discount in our Museum Store.


Join at the $50 Individual level and receive reciprocal membership benefits from Time Travelers.


Join at the $100 Pearl level and receive reciprocal membership benefits from NARM and Time Travelers.

Balboa Island Museum is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization, and your financial donation is tax-deductible.



renew today


The New Balboa Island Museum pays homage to the island so many of us know, love and call home – and a place that continues to capture the imaginations and hearts of visitors the world over.


Hours of Operation:

The Museum Store is OPEN: Monday – Thursday 10am to 4pm, Friday – Sunday 10am to 5pm

Closed: New Years Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, 4th of July

Admission: Free general admission on all days. We gladly accept cash donations!

Ask about our Kids Scavenger Hunt!

Parking: Two hour parking is available on Marine Ave. You can park in the surrounding neighborhood for the extended day.