Please join our vibrant community of members who understand the importance of the Museum’s role as a place of memory and a place of learning. Depending on the membership opportunity you select, your gift will be fully or partially tax deductible.

Museum membership makes a great gift. Please let us know if you are purchasing membership for someone else.

Membership Opportunities and Benefits:

Individual Membership — $54 | Senior Individual Membership* — $36“From Afar” Individual Membership** — $36

  • Free general admission to the Museum and special exhibitions
  • Invitations to members-only exhibition previews
  • Invitations to exclusive members-only events, tours, and lectures
  • Free admission for two to select Museum public programs
  • Discounted admission for most Museum programs
  • 15% discount at the Pickman Museum Shop and invitation to the annual members’ Hanukkah and Passover sales
  • 10% discount at the Museum’s Café Bergson
  • 2 guest passes
* For members who are 65 years of age or older
** For members who live more than 200 miles from the Museum

Dual Membership — $100 | Senior Dual Membership — $70*

  • Benefits of Individual Membership for 2 people PLUS the following additional benefits
  • 4 guest passes
* For members who are 65 years of age or older

Family Membership — $180

  • Benefits of Dual Membership PLUS the following additional benefits
  • Free admission for 2 adults and 4 children under 18 years old
  • Reciprocal membership privileges at select Jewish museums nationwide
  • 5 guest passes

Sustaining Membership — $250

  • Benefits of Family Membership PLUS the following additional benefits
  • Invitations to Museum gala events
  • Free behind-the-scenes tour for you and 2 guests
  • 6 guest passes
  • 20% discount at the Pickman Museum Shop

Circle of Hope Membership — $500

  • Benefits of Sustaining Membership PLUS the following additional benefits
  • Invitations to Museum gala events
  • Free behind-the-scenes tour for you and 4 guests
  • 8 guest passes

Curator’s Circle Membership — $1,000

  • Benefits of Circle of Hope Membership PLUS the following additional benefits
  • Invitations to exclusive Patron Member events including exhibition openings
  • Invitations to Patron talks with Museum curators and other guest speakers

Director’s Circle Membership — $2,500

  • Benefits of Curator’s Circle Membership PLUS the following additional benefit
  • Invitation to a Private Curator’s Tour of the Museum

Chairman’s Circle Membership — $5,000 and above

  • Benefits of Director’s Circle Membership PLUS the following additional benefits
  • Leadership breakfast in Museum’s boardroom
  • Discount on Museum rental spaces for celebrations or corporate events

Thank you for considering joining our Museum community.

If you have questions about membership or would like to make your gift over the phone, please call 646.437.4334. You can also email us at membership@mjhnyc.org.

The Museum also greatly appreciates those of you who generously give of your time. Here are a few ways to volunteer at the Museum:

  • View open volunteer positions and apply to become a Gallery Educator or fulfill another vital role at the Museum.
  • Become a member of the Museum’s Speakers Bureau, educating diverse audiences about the Holocaust and Jewish experience.
  • Discover how the descendants of survivors are creating the future of Holocaust education by participating in the Museum’s Heritage Testimonies® program.