Membership

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The Suffolk County Vanderbilt Museum and Planetarium is a membership institution, and provides benefits and privileges to its members in recognition of their annual support. Membership support enables the Museum to expand and enhance its education programs, and to maintain and restore the collections, grounds and historic buildings. Membership fees are fully tax-deductible as allowed by law.

General Membership

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Student/Senior
Individual
Dual
Family
Associate
Supporter
Director's Circle
William K. Vanderbilt II Society

$45 – 1 Member – (Must show valid ID)


  • Unlimited General Admission
  • Unlimited Planetarium Shows
  • Unlimited Mansion Tours
  • Discounts on Selected Events
  • 10% Gift Shop Discount
  • Discounts on Children’s Birthday Parties
  • Invitation to the annual Member’s Reception
  • North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) privileges; free admission and discounts at more that 1,000 participating museums
  • Invitation to exhibition receptions 
  • 1 free private Mansion tour (up to 10 guests) 
  • 2 additional invitations to members-only events
  • Discount on selected site-use venues on the property 

$60 – 1 Member 


  • Unlimited General Admission
  • Unlimited Planetarium Shows
  • Unlimited Mansion Tours
  • Discounts on Selected Events
  • 10% Gift Shop Discount
  • Discounts on Children’s Birthday Parties
  • Invitation to the annual Member’s Reception
  • North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) privileges; free admission and discounts at more that 1,000 participating museums
  • Invitation to exhibition receptions 
  • 1 free private Mansion tour (up to 10 guests) 
  • 2 additional invitations to members-only events
  • Discount on selected site-use venues on the property 

$80 – 2 Members 


  • Unlimited General Admission
  • Unlimited Planetarium Shows
  • Unlimited Mansion Tours
  • Discounts on Selected Events
  • 10% Gift Shop Discount
  • Discounts on Children’s Birthday Parties
  • Invitation to the annual Member’s Reception
  • North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) privileges; free admission and discounts at more that 1,000 participating museums
  • Invitation to exhibition receptions 
  • 1 free private Mansion tour (up to 10 guests) 
  • 2 additional invitations to members-only events
  • Discount on selected site-use venues on the property 

$105 – 2 Adults, 4 Children


  • Unlimited General Admission
  • Unlimited Planetarium Shows
  • Unlimited Mansion Tours
  • Discounts on Selected Events
  • 10% Gift Shop Discount
  • Discounts on Children’s Birthday Parties
  • Invitation to the annual Member’s Reception
  • North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) privileges; free admission and discounts at more that 1,000 participating museums
  • Invitation to exhibition receptions 
  • 1 free private Mansion tour (up to 10 guests) 
  • 2 additional invitations to members-only events
  • Discount on selected site-use venues on the property

$135 – 2 Adults, 4 Children 


  • Unlimited General Admission
  • Unlimited Planetarium Shows
  • Unlimited Mansion Tours
  • Discounts on Selected Events
  • 15% Gift Shop Discount
  • Discounts on Children’s Birthday Parties
  • Invitation to the annual Member’s Reception
  • North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) privileges; free admission and discounts at more that 1,000 participating museums
  • Invitation to exhibition receptions 
  • 1 free private Mansion tour (up to 10 guests) 
  • 2 additional invitations to members-only events
  • Discount on selected site-use venues on the property

$250 – Member +3 (any age)


  • Unlimited General Admission
  • Unlimited Planetarium Shows
  • Unlimited Mansion Tours
  • Discounts on Selected Events
  • 15% Gift Shop Discount
  • Discounts on Children’s Birthday Parties
  • Invitation to the annual Member’s Reception
  • North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) privileges; free admission and discounts at more that 1,000 participating museums
  • Invitation to exhibition receptions 
  • 1 free private Mansion tour (up to 10 guests) 
  • 2 additional invitations to members-only events
  • Discount on selected site-use venues on the property

$500 – Member +3 (any age)


  • Unlimited General Admission
  • Unlimited Planetarium Shows
  • Unlimited Mansion Tours
  • Discounts on Selected Events
  • 20% Gift Shop Discount
  • Discounts on Children’s Birthday Parties
  • Invitation to the annual Member’s Reception
  • North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) privileges; free admission and discounts at more that 1,000 participating museums
  • Invitation to exhibition receptions 
  • 1 free private Mansion tour (up to 10 guests) 
  • 2 additional invitations to members-only events
  • Discount on selected site-use venues on the property

$1000 – Member +5 (any age)


  • Unlimited General Admission
  • Unlimited Planetarium Shows
  • Unlimited Mansion Tours
  • Discounts on Selected Events
  • 20% Gift Shop Discount
  • Discounts on Children’s Birthday Parties
  • Invitation to the annual Member’s Reception
  • North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) privileges; free admission and discounts at more that 1,000 participating museums
  • Invitation to exhibition receptions 
  • 1 free private Mansion tour (up to 10 guests) 
  • 2 additional invitations to members-only events
  • Discount on selected site-use venues on the property 
  • William K. Vanderbilt II Society members are recognized in our Annual Report

Student/Senior$45 - 1 Member - (Must show valid ID)


  • Unlimited General Admission
  • Unlimited Planetarium Shows
  • Unlimited Mansion Tours
  • Discounts on Selected Events
  • 10% Gift Shop Discount
  • Discounts on Children’s Birthday Parties
  • Invitation to the annual Member’s Reception
  • North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) privileges; free admission and discounts at more that 1,000 participating museums
  • Invitation to exhibition receptions 
  • 1 free private Mansion tour (up to 10 guests) 
  • 2 additional invitations to members-only events
  • Discount on selected site-use venues on the property 

Individual$65 - 1 Member 


  • Unlimited General Admission
  • Unlimited Planetarium Shows
  • Unlimited Mansion Tours
  • Discounts on Selected Events
  • 10% Gift Shop Discount
  • Discounts on Children’s Birthday Parties
  • Invitation to the annual Member’s Reception
  • North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) privileges; free admission and discounts at more that 1,000 participating museums
  • Invitation to exhibition receptions 
  • 1 free private Mansion tour (up to 10 guests) 
  • 2 additional invitations to members-only events
  • Discount on selected site-use venues on the property 

Dual$80 - 2 Members 


  • Unlimited General Admission
  • Unlimited Planetarium Shows
  • Unlimited Mansion Tours
  • Discounts on Selected Events
  • 10% Gift Shop Discount
  • Discounts on Children’s Birthday Parties
  • Invitation to the annual Member’s Reception
  • North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) privileges; free admission and discounts at more that 1,000 participating museums
  • Invitation to exhibition receptions 
  • 1 free private Mansion tour (up to 10 guests) 
  • 2 additional invitations to members-only events
  • Discount on selected site-use venues on the property 

Family$105 - 2 Adults, 4 Children


  • Unlimited General Admission
  • Unlimited Planetarium Shows
  • Unlimited Mansion Tours
  • Discounts on Selected Events
  • 10% Gift Shop Discount
  • Discounts on Children’s Birthday Parties
  • Invitation to the annual Member’s Reception
  • North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) privileges; free admission and discounts at more that 1,000 participating museums
  • Invitation to exhibition receptions 
  • 1 free private Mansion tour (up to 10 guests) 
  • 2 additional invitations to members-only events
  • Discount on selected site-use venues on the property

Associate$135 - 2 Adults, 4 Children


  • Unlimited General Admission
  • Unlimited Planetarium Shows
  • Unlimited Mansion Tours
  • Discounts on Selected Events
  • 15% Gift Shop Discount
  • Discounts on Children’s Birthday Parties
  • Invitation to the annual Member’s Reception
  • North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) privileges; free admission and discounts at more that 1,000 participating museums
  • Invitation to exhibition receptions 
  • 1 free private Mansion tour (up to 10 guests) 
  • 2 additional invitations to members-only events
  • Discount on selected site-use venues on the property

Supporter$250 - 1 Member + 3 Individuals


  • Unlimited General Admission
  • Unlimited Planetarium Shows
  • Unlimited Mansion Tours
  • Discounts on Selected Events
  • 15% Gift Shop Discount
  • Discounts on Children’s Birthday Parties
  • Invitation to the annual Member’s Reception
  • North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) privileges; free admission and discounts at more that 1,000 participating museums
  • Invitation to exhibition receptions 
  • 1 free private Mansion tour (up to 10 guests) 
  • 2 additional invitations to members-only events
  • Discount on selected site-use venues on the property

Director's Circle $500 - 1 Member + 3 Individuals


  • Unlimited General Admission
  • Unlimited Planetarium Shows
  • Unlimited Mansion Tours
  • Discounts on Selected Events
  • 20% Gift Shop Discount
  • Discounts on Children’s Birthday Parties
  • Invitation to the annual Member’s Reception
  • North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) privileges; free admission and discounts at more that 1,000 participating museums
  • Invitation to exhibition receptions 
  • 1 free private Mansion tour (up to 10 guests) 
  • 2 additional invitations to members-only events
  • Discount on selected site-use venues on the property

WILLIAM K. VANDERBILT II SOCIETY$1000 - 1 Member + 5 Individuals


  • Unlimited General Admission
  • Unlimited Planetarium Shows
  • Unlimited Mansion Tours
  • Discounts on Selected Events
  • 20% Gift Shop Discount
  • Discounts on Children’s Birthday Parties
  • Invitation to the annual Member’s Reception
  • North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) privileges; free admission and discounts at more that 1,000 participating museums
  • Invitation to exhibition receptions 
  • 1 free private Mansion tour (up to 10 guests) 
  • 2 additional invitations to members-only events
  • Discount on selected site-use venues on the property 
  • William K. Vanderbilt II Society members are recognized in our Annual Report

Membership support enables the Museum to expand and enhance its education programs, and to maintain and restore the collections, grounds and historic buildings. Membership fees are fully tax-deductible as allowed by law.

CARES ACT: TAX ADVANTAGES

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (“CARES Act”), which was signed into law on March 27, 2020, includes new charitable deduction allowances. Your gift to the Vanderbilt Museum at this time may provide you with additional tax advantages. Please consult your own tax advisor.