Annual Member Benefits 

STUDENTS / TEACHERS / SENIORS (with proof of ID) $35
Fully tax-deductible

• Personalized Membership Card (two for Family / Partner level)
• Free unlimited yearly admission for one to both BHS locations (Pierrepont and DUMBO), including the Library and Archives and all exhibitions (two for Family / Partner Level)
• Invitations to VIP events and exhibition openings
• Discounted tickets to all public programs
• Early access to select public programs and lectures
• Reciprocal member benefits with 170+ BHS partner museums and historical societies nation-wide through the Time-Travelers program (Click here for a complete list)
• Reciprocal Membership with Green-Wood Cemetery
• 10% discount at the BHS shops

* BHS Family/Partner includes free admission for two adults and two children (under 18) 

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tax deductible

• All of the benefits of Family membership, plus:
• 20% discount at the BHS shops on special member shopping days
• Two guest passes for one-time admission


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$270 is tax deductible

• All the benefits of the Advocate level, plus:
• Four guest passes for one-time admission
• Complimentary member gift from the BHS Shop

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$400 is tax-deductible

• All the benefits of the Champion level, plus:
• An unlimited number of guests may accompany you at either of our locations (no need to bring a guest pass!)
• Gift Family level membership sent to recipient of choice

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$750 is tax-deductible

• All the benefits of the Community Leader level, plus:
• Complimentary private tour for up to 10 people (BHS Pierrepont or DUMBO) with senior curatorial team member
• Private, one-on-one session with BHS archivist to explore your personal Brooklyn research interests (e.g. genealogy, home research, and more)

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All Green-Wood members receive unlimited complimentary admission for one to BHS's exhibit galleries and Othmer Library, invitations to exhibition openings and preview days, and discounts on BHS merchandise, publications, walking tours, lectures, and workshops.

For more information on BHS membership or to purchase a gift membership, call Elizabeth Botta at 718-222-4111, ext. 363 or email

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