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US Friends of the American Museum & Gardens

US Membership

Annual membership benefits

US Friends have all the benefits of UK Membership including:

  • Free admission to the Museum and gardens during open season and Christmas festivities
  • Invitations to private views
  • Museum calendar of events and magazines
  • 10% discount in the Museum shops over £5.00
  • Use of the Museum’s library, by appointment, devoted to American history and decorative arts.

In addition, the US Friends of the American Museum in Britain host a variety of activities in the United States each year that relate to the Museum’s collections, the decorative arts, and Anglo-American relations including: lectures, theatre events, Insider Tours, workshops, and behind-the-scenes talks.

Annual Patron Benefits

US Patrons enjoy all the benefits above plus:

  • Special recognition in the Museum’s Spring edition of America in Britain
  • Priority status for Insider’s Tours, lectures, and benefit functions
  • Use of the Museum’s Airlie-Judkyn Suite in Claverton Manor (by prior arrangement)

Friend Membership Categories

  • Individual: $75
  • Joint/Family: $100
  • Associate: $250

Patron Membership Categories

  • Supporter: $500
  • Contributor: $1000
  • Sponsor: $5000
  • Benefactor: $10,000

How to Become a Friend or Patron

US citizens can make a tax-deductible contribution to the American Museum in Britain through the Halcyon Foundation which is a 501(c)(3) organization. For more information, please contact:

Friends of the American Museum in Britain
Halcyon Foundation
555 Fifth Avenue,
17th Floor
New York, NY 10017

Tel: (212) 370-0198
Email: [email protected]