SUPPORT: Membership

Become a Member Today

As a Member, you play a vital part in supporting the only museum anywhere that creatively teaches and interprets the nearly four centuries of the American Jewish story through all-ages educational programs and world-class exhibitions. We are proud of our nationally reaching educational work that brings history to life for diverse audiences, teaching the joyful and powerful stories of Jewish Americans as an antidote to antisemitism.

Support this work by joining, renewing, or upgrading today! Complete the simple form below (it may take up to 20 seconds to load—thank you for your patience).

Core Benefits

Members at every level enjoy these core benefits for a 12-month period:

  • Exclusive free Member previews of in-person and digital special exhibitions
  • 10% discount in the Museum Store year-round and at with Members-only double discount days throughout the year
  • Free or discounted tickets to all Museum public programs with early access tickets to select programs Member-exclusive events and offers 
  • Tribute card in memory or in honor mailed to the person of your choosing at any point during your benefit year

Digital Membership Cards

We have launched a digital membership card. Click here for answers to frequently asked questions. (Physical cards are still available when needed.)

Membership Levels

Each level below includes the benefits of the prior category. Increased Store discount at the Sponsor level and above. 

INDIVIDUAL $54 // All Core Benefits for one adult

HOUSEHOLD $96 // All core benefits for two adults living in the same household and any children, plus free admission for the whole family to Being _____ at Christmas, our annual December 25 family party; special invitations to family programming*

Love Museums? The more you give, the greater the benefits! 

SUPPORTER $180 // Supporter-level Members and above enjoy access to more than 1,300 member institutions in six different countries through the North American Reciprocal Museums Association and the Council of American Jewish Museums.* 

PATRON $360 // Additional reciprocal admission to an additional 447 participating museums from the United States and Canada through Reciprocal Organization of Associated Museums *just added for 2024* that means access to almost 1800 museums!; one-year gift membership at the Individual level to a person of your choosing* 

*$20 ADD-ON: Individual through Patron level members can enhance their membership by adding a Smithsonian Affiliate designation, which includes reciprocal privileges among select Affiliates

SPONSOR $500 ($480 is tax deductible) // Two Guest-of-Member cards; reciprocal admission privileges through the Smithsonian Affiliate Museums Program and complimentary subscription to Smithsonian Magazine; invitations to special receptions; invitation to a private Curator’s Tour  

PARTNER $1,000 ($980 is tax deductible) // Invitation to the Annual Donor Appreciation Event; two additional Guest-of-Member cards to share with family and friends; invitation to special previews and tours of special exhibitions; listing in our Annual Report    

Join our 1654 Society: Society members deepen their investment in The Weitzman by making a four-year pledge to the Museum.

QUESTIONS? Contact Beth Heaney, Manager of Membership and Annual Fund at or 215-391-4643 

4th of July Family Day

The Weitzman is the perfect spot for history and fun on the fourth!

 Whether you prefer the indoors or the fresh air outside, we’ve got you covered with a fantastic viewing party followed by make-and-take crafts, interactive performers, and sensory-friendly activities.

Activities 11 am – 4 pm | Museum & Store 10 am – 5 pm

Extended Holiday Schedule
10 am – 5 pm, Thursday, June 27 through Sunday, July 7

Preview the Party Schedule
The Weitzman