HOLIDAY HOURS: The Museum is open Thanksgiving weekend Friday – Sunday, 11am – 5pm (November 26, 27 & 28). Proof of vaccination is required for visitors 12 years of age and older under the City of New York’s ‘Key to NYC’ mandate. Face coverings for visitors ages 2 and up are required even if vaccinated. For more information and additional details, see the visit section of our website.

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Join the Museum Family

Staten Island Museum members enjoy many benefits plus the knowledge that they’re helping to preserve Staten Island’s art, history, and natural science for generations to come. Your membership contribution helps the Museum present exciting exhibits, events, public programs, educational offerings, and tours to the Staten Island community and travelers alike.

Become a member today!

(Memberships are fully tax deductible unless noted)

Photo: Christine Cruz

All membership level benefits:

  • Free Museum admission year-round
  • 10% discount in the Museum store
  • Discounted rates for public programs
  • Invitation to Gala and exhibition openings
  • Reciprocal membership to 20 New York State Museums

Membership Levels:

Individual    ($45)
Members receive the above benefits plus a one-time use family pass for Museum admission.

Senior    ($35)
For seniors (62+ with ID) members receive individual membership benefits at a discounted rate and a one-time family pass for Museum admission.

Student     ($35)
Full time students (with ID) receive individual membership benefits. Plus a complimentary visit to the Archives (valued at $30) and a one-time family pass for museum admission.

Educator     ($45)
Educators (with ID) receive individual membership benefits, a choice of either 1 complimentary visit to the History Archives or $30 off one regular price in-Museum lesson plus a one- time use family pass for Museum admission.

Family & Friends ($60)
Members receive individual membership benefits extended for two adults and up to four children (under 18) who reside in the same household. Plus two (2) one time use family passes for Museum admission. Receive two membership cards. *Add a caregiver or additional child for $5 each. 

Explore ($120)
Members receive Family and Friends benefits plus 3 complimentary research visits to the History Archives. Plus four (4) one-time family use passes for Museum admission.

Experience ($240)
Members receive Explore membership level benefits plus one Museum literature publication, 6 complimentary visits to the History Archives, and four (4) one-time use family passes for Museum admission. ($213 – Tax deductible amount).

Engage ($600)
Members receive Experience membership level benefits, plus a gift basket from the Museum store, a 15% discount on Museum rental space, 6 complimentary research visits to the History Archives, and ten (10) one-time use family passes for Museum admission. Includes all President’s Circle Events. ($546 – Tax deductible amount).

Excel ($1200)
Members receive Excel membership level benefits plus a guest lecture by a Museum curator at a venue of your choice. A behind scenes tour of the Museum building at Snug Harbor. Includes all President Circle Events. ($1146 – Tax deductible amount).

NEW! Contemporary Council   ($125)
More than a membership – this is a unique experience! The contemporary Council is a group of culturally engaged young professionals who are ambassadors for the Museum and help host small fundraising events. Contemporary Council members received individual membership level benefits. Learn more.

To find out how you can sustain your membership with monthly payments, contact Pamela Adamo at 718-483-7114. This is available at the Engage and Excel Membership Levels.

Become a member today!

Purchase a membership online.