Curator's Circle Membership


$4,175 tax-deductible
2 membership cards

Please allow 2-3 weeks for processing and delivery
You must be 13 or older to purchase a membership

Benefits exclusive to this level:
• Private museum tour
• Annual “State of Design” event
• Behind-the-scenes access to the museum’s collection
• Complimentary Dual/Family gift membership

• Unlimited admission for two adults and children under 18
• 20% discount at SHOP Cooper Hewitt
• 10% discount at the Café
• Special design events and offers
• Subscription to the museum’s Design Journal
• Free access to Cocktails at Cooper Hewitt
• Discounted parking
• Invitation to all exhibition previews
• Invitation to annual Holiday Celebration
• Access to The Art Museum Reciprocal Network
• Priority registration for public programs
• A portion of dues support Cooper Hewitt’s Acquisition Fund
• Private design studio visits
• Special access to design and art fairs
• Opportunity to attend Design Miami
• Subscription to Smithsonian Magazine
• Acknowledgement in annual donor listings
• Reciprocal privileges at international design museums
• VIP access to international design and art fairs
• Private collection visits
• Complimentary guest passes
• Free program tickets
• Complimentary museum exhibition catalogue
• Recognition as Smithsonian Giving Circle member
• 20% discount at all Smithsonian museum shops
• Concierge phone service
• Curator-led exhibition tours
• Invitation to VIP Circle event
• Opportunities to purchase limited-edition design objects
• Personal shopper at SHOP Cooper Hewitt

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Give this membership as a gift! Simply input your information as the Billing Address and use your recipient's information as the Shipping Address. Please indicate that this is a gift membership, and any special message you want included, in the comments section. Digital gift membership print-outs are available during the holiday season.