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George Eastman Society: Founder's Circle

Founder's Circle members enjoy benefits including:

  • Free museum admission for up to six adults per visit (and children or grandchildren up to age 18)
  • Free admission to regular Dryden Theatre screenings for up to four adults per visit, plus discount on additional tickets
  • Ten museum guest passes and ten Dryden Theatre film passes to share with friends
  • Four free tickets to summer concerts (when applicable) and discounts to other special events
  • 2-for-1 admission to the visiting artist lecture of your choice
  • Invitations to exclusive George Eastman Society events, including annual holiday cocktail reception and behind-the-scenes events with curators and visiting artists
  • Up to six additional guests at members' exhibition previews (per event)
  • NEW! Reciprocal benefits to 1,000+ museums and other cultural institutions through NARM
  • Opportunity to host private events at the museum
  • Private tour of the historic mansion or the archive of your choice (by appointment)
  • Recognition in the Annual Report

All members receive:

  • 10% discount in the Museum Shop
  • Subscription to bi-monthly museum bulletin and members-only e-news updates
  • NEW! Annual Member Appreciation Week featuring special programs, deeper discounts, and giveaways
  • Invitations to members-only events including exhibition previews, behind-the-scenes tours, virtual webinars, curator and artist talks, and more!
  • Access to virtual library of past members-only program recordings
  • Discounts on photography workshops
  • Reciprocal benefits at national photography museums through the Connections program

Your membership support makes a difference at the Eastman Museum. Thank you.

All but $270 of a Founder's Circle membership is tax deductible due to the value of goods and services received.

Join the Founder's Circle of the George Eastman Society, or renew your membership, using the secure form below, or view all membership levels.