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Family Members receive unlimited free general admission, special exhibition tickets, special discounts, and more for one or two adults and up to four children under the age of 18.

Family  $150

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  • Unlimited general admission and FREE special exhibition tickets for one or two adults and up to four children under the age of 18
  • Four FREE adult and eight free children's tickets to LeFrak Theater films (2D and 3D) or seasonal live-animal exhibits
  • Unlimited discounts on the Space Show, additional LeFrak Theater films (2D and 3D), or live-animal exhibits for two adults and four children
  • A one-year subscription to Rotunda, our Member magazine
  • 10% discount on Museum Shop purchases
  • 15% discount on Museum restaurant purchases
  • Discounts on selected Museum education programs
  • Invitations to special exhibition previews for your family

Adventurer Family  $250

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  • All that Family Membership has to offer PLUS:
  • All benefits for four additional guests or family members when accompanied by Member (total of 10 people)
  • Monthly Calendar Highlights email, featuring exclusive upcoming programs
  • Invitation for 6 to the Holiday Party for Young Members
  • Invitation for 6 to the Member Open House
  • Membership cards for up to 4 children or caretaker

Voyager Family  $600

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  • All that Adventurer Family Membership has to offer PLUS:
  • Concierge service, express ticketing, free coat check, and a dedicated phone line in the Member Lounge
  • Unlimited complimentary tickets to LeFrak Theater films (2D and 3D) or live-animal exhibits for ten
  • Invitation to Star Party in the Rose Center
  • Early registration for Adventures in Science
  • Educators guides for families

Insider Family  $1200

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  • All that Voyager Family Membership has to offer PLUS:
  • Family-friendly after-hours tours of special exhibition with Museum educators
  • 6 free tickets to family-friendly "Behind the Scenes" tours of one of the Museum's science divisions
  • 10 free tickets to the Space Show

Family Scientist $5,000

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  • Unlimited complimentary admission to the Museum, special exhibitions, Space Show, and IMAX for up to six people
  • Private, guided tour of permanent or special exhibition for you and your guests
  • Invitations to exclusive, annual Patron's Circle Luncheon and Breakfast; VIP special exhibition preview receptions; Members-only Open House, and Star Party
  • Concierge service, express ticketing, free coat check, and dedicated phone line in the Member Lounge
  • Advance notice of special programs
  • Opportunity to participate in AMNH Expeditions planned exclusively for Patron's Circle members
  • One-year subscription to Rotunda magazine
  • Mention in the Museum's Annual Report
  • Complimentary Museum calendar and book
  • Ten guest passes for complimentary general admission
  • Discounts on Museum shop and restaurant purchases
  • Invitation to a Science-at-Work event, an exclusive and intimate experience featuring a presentation by Museum experts and behind-the-scenes access, followed by a reception or lunch
  • Two complimentary passes to the Museum's annual Margaret Mead Film Festival upon request
  • Complimentary registration for exclusive science education program series Big Crazy Questions (And Some Answers) for families with children ages 4-12
  • Invitation to an exclusive, annual Family Scientist private dinner featuring hands-on science projects and a presentation by a guest scientist
  • Additional complimentary admission for up to four people when accompanied by Patron



Adult Members receive unlimited free general admission, special exhibition tickets, special discounts, and more for one or two adults.

Member  $115

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  • Unlimited general admission and FREE special exhibition tickets for one or two adults
  • Four FREE adult tickets to LeFrak Theater films (2D and 3D) or seasonal live-animal exhibits
  • Unlimited member discounts on the Space Show, additional LeFrak Theater films (2D and 3D), or live-animal exhibits for two
  • A one-year subscription to Rotunda, our Member magazine
  • 10% discount on Museum Shop purchases
  • 15% discount on Museum restaurant purchases
  • Opportunities to participate in special tours for Members only
  • Invitations to special exhibition previews for you and a guest
Adventurer  $200

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  • All that Member level has to offer PLUS:
  • All benefits for four additional guests or family members when accompanied by a Member (total of six people)
  • Monthly Calendar Highlights email, featuring exclusive upcoming programs
  • Invitation to the Member Open House
  • Invitation to curator lectures on new exhibitions
  • Invitation to winter fitness programs in the galleries

Voyager  $500

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  • All that Adventurer Membership level has to offer PLUS:
  • Concierge service, express ticketing, free coat check, and a dedicated phone line in the Member Lounge
  • Free tickets to LeFrak Theater films (2D and 3D) or live-animal exhibits (six per visit)
  • Invitation to Star Party in the Rose Center

Insider  $1000

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  • All that Voyager Membership level has to offer PLUS:
  • After-hours tours of special exhibitions with Museum scientists
  • 6 free tickets to Members-only walking tours
  • 6 free tickets to the Space Show
  • Museum calendar and yearly special edition mug



JC brings together science enthusiasts in their 20s to early 40s and invites them to mingle in the Museum's legendary halls after the doors close.  For more information, please visit the JC website.

JC Friend  $750

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  • Invitations and free admission for two adults to two JC-exclusive receptions
  • Invitations for two adults to a curated series of engaging Museum programs that provide the opportunity to connect and learn with the JC community throughout the year
  • Unlimited general admission and free special exhibition tickets for six
  • Eight free tickets to LeFrak Theater films (2D and 3D) or The Butterfly Conservatory
  • Unlimited member discounts on Space Shows, LeFrak Theater films (2D and 3D), or The Butterfly Conservatory for two
  • A one-year subscription to Rotunda, our Member magazine
  • 10% discount on Museum Shop purchases
  • 15% discount on Museum restaurant purchases

JC Partner $1,500

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  • All the benefits of a JC Friend Membership PLUS:
  • Complimentary ticketing for two, upon request, for Museum public programs featured in the JC Calendar of Events
  • Special invitation to a Patrons Circle Science-at-Work event

JC Patron  $3,000

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  • All the benefits of a JC Partner Membership PLUS:
  • Private, guided tour of a permanent or temporary exhibition for you and your guests
  • Concierge service, express ticketing, free coat check, and dedicated phone line in the Member Lounge
  • Invitation to fall special exhibition preview reception
  • Invitation to the Member Star Party in the Rose Center
  • Unlimited complimentary admission to the Museum, temporary exhibitions, Space Show, and LeFrak Theater films (2D and 3D) for up to six people when accompanied by JC patron (supersedes ticketing at Friend and Partner levels)
  • Ten guest passes for complimentary general admission



Patrons Circle is a philanthropic community of lifelong learners committed to supporting the Museum's mission. Benefits include private tours, VIP receptions, behind-the-scenes access, concierge service, and so much more.

Collector  $1,750

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  • Unlimited complimentary admission to the Museum, special exhibitions, Space Show, and IMAX for up to six people when accompanied by Patron
  • Private, guided tour of permanent or special exhibition for you and your guests
  • Invitations to exclusive, annual Patrons Circle Luncheon and Breakfast; VIP special exhibition preview receptions; Members-only Open House, and Star Party
  • Concierge service, express ticketing, free coat check, and dedicated phone line in the Member Lounge
  • Advance notice of special programs
  • Opportunity to participate in AMNH Expeditions planned exclusively for Patrons Circle members
  • One-year subscription to Rotunda magazine
  • Mention in the Museum's Annual Report
  • Complimentary Museum calendar and book
  • Ten guest passes for complimentary general admission
  • Discounts on Museum shop and restaurant purchases

Naturalist  $3,500

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  • All of the benefits of Collector PLUS:
  • Invitation to a Science-at-Work event, an exclusive and intimate experience featuring a presentation by Museum experts and behind-the-scenes access, followed by a reception
  • Two complimentary passes to the Museum's annual Margaret Mead Film Festival upon request

Family Scientist  $5,000

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  • All of the benefits of Naturalist PLUS:
  • Complimentary registration for exclusive science education program series Big Crazy Questions (And Some Answers) for families with children ages 3–12
  • Invitation to an exclusive, annual Family Scientist private dinner featuring hands-on science projects and a presentation by a guest scientist
  • Additional complimentary admission for up to four people when accompanied by Patron

Explorer  $6,500

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  • All of the benefits of Naturalist PLUS:
  • Opportunity to host parties and events in select Museum venues

Curator  $10,000

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  • All of the benefits of Explorer PLUS:
  • Opportunity to attend two Science-at-Work events, exclusive and intimate experiences featuring a presentation by Museum experts and behind-the-scenes access, followed by a reception

Discoverer  $25,000

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  • All of the benefits of Curator PLUS:
  • Private, guided behind-the-scenes tour during business hours

 

IDNYC cardholders ages 18 and older are eligible for a free one-year membership at the American Museum of Natural History. Some restrictions apply. Click here for more details.

 

 

 

Under federal tax rules, grants by donor-advised funds (DAFs) and private foundations cannot be used for memberships in which the donor-advisors or disqualified persons receive more than an incidental benefit. Please contact your tax advisor or your DAF’s supporting organization for more information, including the possibility of waiving return benefits or using an alternate funding source to pay for the full membership.