Contributing Level Membership Benefits

Contributing members are enrolled in the North American Reciprocal Museum Program link: (NARM), providing free access to over 90 museums in New York State and over 1,000 nationwide.  In addition to NARM access and all Basic Level benefits, the Contributing Level includes:

Basic Membership Benefits

  • Free unlimited admission to the museum
  • Discounted registration fees for Institute programs and events
  • 10 percent discount in the museum shop
  • Personalized membership card(s)
  • Newsletter and calendar of events
  • Invitations and e-vites to special members-only events
  • Reciprocal benefits through the Empire State Museums Reciprocal Program, which gives members free admission to and museum shop discounts at selected museums in New York state