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Ways to Support the Vanderbilt Nature Trail

The Vanderbilt Museum is reclaiming and restoring a 1-mile Nature Trail, originally designed by Mr. Vanderbilt – for hiking enthusiasts to enjoy as a new outdoor activity. In addition, a scale-model of the solar system will be incorporated into the trail for visitors to observe and enjoy during their hike.

Vanderbilt Trailblazer

$5,000

– Prominent recognition on signage at Nature Trail Overlook (installation 2021)

– Recognition in all Nature Trail promotion and media releases

– 1-year membership (value: $95)

– Featured on website with hyperlink to sponsor’s website. (440,000 visitors annually)

– Recognition/logo projected onto the
Planetarium Dome (1 year)

– Private 2-1/2-hour cocktail/dinner reception at the Mansion T-Pool; for maximum of 25 guests with private Mansion tour (catering not included) (value: $2,500)

Solar System Journey

$3,500

– Prominent recognition on signage at Nature Trail Overlook (installation 2021)

– Recognition in all Nature Trail promotion and media releases

– Featured on website with hyperlink to sponsor’s website (440,000 visitors annually)

– Recognition/logo projected onto the
Planetarium Dome (1 year)

– Private 1-1/2-hour cocktail reception with Mansion tour for maximum of 10 guests (catering not included) (value: $1,500)

These sponsorship opportunities will support Museum expenses for: continued trail excavations and maintenance, conservation enhancements, Solar-System/STEM education programs, and the construction of a hiker’s observation stop at the Northport Bay Overlook.

Northport Bay Overlook

$1,500

– Recognition on sponsorship signage at Nature Trail Overlook (installation 2021)

– Inclusion on the Vanderbilt Museum website with a hyperlink to sponsor’s website

– Recognition in all Vanderbilt Nature Trail promotions and media releases

– Recognition/logo projected onto the
Planetarium Dome  (1 year)

Conserve-a-Trail

$500

– Recognition on the signage at Natural Trail Overlook (installation 2021)

– Inclusion on the Vanderbilt Museum website with a hyperlink to sponsor’s website.

– Dual Annual Membership (value: $70)

– 10 visitor passes for friends and family to return to Museum for future visits (value: $240)

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