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Family Plus is a special membership within the Museum’s Corinthians circle: esteemed philanthropic donors whose support and dedication directly impact and advance the Museum’s mission. You will enjoy members-only privileges to exclusive events and fun, interactive educational programs, while also providing philanthropic support for our K-12 educational programming for communities across the nation, as well as for underserved children in the region. Please see the following benefits:

Starting at $1,500 Family Plus members receive the following privileges for up to six individuals (including friends, relatives, and caretakers):

  • Special Building Zone Access: Ten spaces (per 45 minute play session) will be held exclusively for Family Plus members. Passes are distributed on a first come, first served basis and are available for all weekday and weekend play hours.

  • Members-only Educational Programs: Discovery-based, intergenerational activities on mission-related themes such as architecture and engineering-minimum of 3 events per year

  • Complimentary lunch and designated quiet space at Big Build and Discover Engineering Family Day (advance registration required).

  • Priority notification and registration for Birthday Parties at the Museum and free party favors for guests. Registration for the 2018 birthday season will open in mid-December

  • Quick and easy check-in at the Admission desk when you visit the Museum and personalized membership cards for your children

  • Invitations to exhibition openings, curator-led tours, and other select Museum events

  • Complimentary access to all Museum exhibitions and free admission to on-site public programs for up to 6 people each visit

  • Access to exclusive behind-the-scenes tours at premier architectural sites

  • Free or member priced admission to more than 900 institutions across the continent through the North American Reciprocal Museum Association membership

  • One gift membership at the Builder Friend level (valued at $150)

  • 20% discount in the Museum Shop

  • Subscription to the Calendar of Events and weekly e-newsletter, National Building Museum Online

  • Recognition in the Museum's Annual Report

At the $3,000 level, members receive all the above benefits for up to six individuals plus:

  • Complimentary parking in the Museum's private lot on evenings and weekends, depending on space availability

  •  Admittance to the Museum's collections and research library, during business hours upon request 

  • Use of the Museum's Corinthian Lounge during business hours, upon request

  • Private docent-led tour of an exhibition, upon request

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Please consider an additional contribution to the Museum's Annual Fund!

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