Member Events

Members of Independence Seaport Museum receive express entry to the Museum and access to a variety of exclusive opportunities including special exhibition previews, family friendly events, member sails and enrichment programs, which provide both social and educational opportunities. Please check back frequently for updates. 

MEMBER SOLAR ECLIPSE VIEWING PARTY
Monday, August 21, from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Join us on Monday, August 21, to view the solar eclipse between 12 p.m. and 4 p.m. Bring a picnic, chair or blanket, and enjoy the eclipse from our second floor terrace. The Museum will provide eclipse viewing glasses free to members who RSVP. This is a weather contingent event. 

Tickets: FREE for Museum Members  
$16 Non-Member Adults (18+ older) 
$12 Non-Member Youth (under 18), Military (active & retired), and
Seniors (65 & over) 

For more information, please contact Meggan Kucinskas, Assistant Director of Membership and Public Engagement, at 215-413-8626 or mkucinskas@phillyseaport.org

 

SAIL WITH US!
Friday, September 15, from 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. 

Step back in time and join us for an end of summer sail aboard the A.J. Meerwald, New Jersey's official Tall Ship, a restored 1928 oyster dredging schooner from Bivalve, New Jersey. We will depart from the Museum's dock on Friday, September 15, at 4 p.m., and return at 6:30 p.m.  

After leaving our dock, it's all hands to the halyards to help raise the 3,500 square feet of canvas sail. On this 2 1/2 hour cruise, you'll enjoy the natural beauty of the Delaware River and educational programming with a water focus. All passengers are welcome to bring food and non-alcoholic beverages on board for your enjoyment during the sail. Seating is very limited, so purchase your ticket today! 

Tickets: $20 Member Adults (18+ older) 
$15 Member Youth (under 18) 
$25 Non-Member Adults (18+ older) 
$20 Non-Member Youth (under 18) 

For more information, please contact Meggan Kucinskas, Assistant Director of Membership and Public Engagement, at 215-413-8626 or mkucinskas@phillyseaport.org