Join, Renew or Give the Gift of Membership

By purchasing membership at Independence Seaport Museum, you support award-winning exhibitions, ongoing preservation of exceptional maritime and naval collections and programs for schools, youth and families.  

All members receive: 

- Free general admission to Museum, special exhibits and our National Historic Landmark ships, Cruiser Olympia and Submarine Becuna 

- Invitations to Members-only events and previews of special exhibitions 

- Calendar of events mailed to your home semi-annually 

- Invitations to Member sails 

- Preferred pricing and advance notice for workshops, camps, tours and special events including: 

- 10% discount in the Museum Store 

- $2 per person discount at Paddle Penn's Landing 

- Discounted research fees in the J. Welles Henderson Archives and Library 

- Free admission to the Philadelphia History Museum

 

Choose the membership level for you: 

$50 Individual (fully tax deductible) 
 - Full benefits for one named cardholder

$75 Dual (fully tax-deductible) 
- Full benefits for two named cardholders 

$100 Family (fully tax-deductible) 
- Full benefits for two named cardholders and up to four children living in the same household, ages 18 and under 

$125 Friends of Olympia Membership 
All Family benefits, plus: 
- Reciprocal admission privileges at more than 70 maritime museums throughout North America 
- Reciprocal admission privileges at more than 300 science-technology centers throughout the United States 
- Regular updates on Cruiser Olympia

$130 Family Plus (fully tax-deductible) 
All Family benefits, plus: 
- Free admission for one guest with each visit  
- Reciprocal admission privileges at more than 70 maritime museums throughout North America 
- Reciprocal admission privileges at more than 300 science-technology centers throughout the United States 
- Option for the Child Caregiver benefit: 
A caregiver can bring the member children to the Museum when the primary and secondary members are unavailable. The members' membership card must be present and Child Caregiver must be listed as the "Type" on the card. 

$180 Navigator ($84 is tax-deductible) 
All Family Plus benefits, plus: 
- Free admission for two guests with each visit 
- Two complimentary tour passes to Battleship New Jersey 
- One year subscription to Naval History Magazine (6 issues) 
- One free behind-the-scenes tour aboard Cruiser Olympia for up to eight people (to be coordinated with the Membership department) 

$300 Commodore ($197 is tax-deductible) 
All Navigator benefits, plus: 
- Discounted daily, overnight, or weekly dockage in Museum boat slips (limited availability) 
- Two complimentary admission passes  

$500 Harbor Pilot ($319 is tax-deductible) 
All Commodore benefits, plus: 
- One complimentary gift membership at the Individual level 
- Four complimentary admission passes 
- Exclusive President's update mailed to your home twice yearly 

Questions? 

Please contact the Membership Department at 215-413-8626 or membership@phillyseaport.org