membership

Join, Renew, or Give the Gift of Membership

Independence Seaport Museum members experience art, history, culture, and ecology through free admission, exclusive member opportunities, and free or discounted programming.  By becoming a member, you provide essential support for our mission to discover Philadelphia’s river of history and world of connections.  From our National Historic Landmark ships to on-water opportunities, from award-winning exhibits to fun seasonal events, there’s something for everyone at the Seaport. 

Contact Membership!

Mail

211 S. Columbus Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19106

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Benefits for All Levels

how to renew?

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By phone:
(215) 413-8617

Mail a check payable to:
Independence Seaport Museum
211 S. Columbus Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19106
(write membership in the memo)

MEMBERSHIP PLUS

Receive all membership benefits plus Reciprocal opportunities and more!
  • $344 is Tax-Deductible
  • All Contributing benefits, plus:
  • 2 additional Guest Passes (a $36 value!)
  • Recognition on Digital Donor Board located in Museum Lobby

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  • $130 is Tax-Deductible
  • All Friends of Olympia benefits, plus:
  • 6 Paddle Penn’s Landing Passes (a $48 value!)
  • 4 Guest Passes to give to friends and family (a $72 value!)
  • Listed in Annual Report

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MEMBERSHIP

Receive all membership benefits outlined above!
  • 100% Tax-Deductible
  • Full benefits for 1 or 2 named cardholder(s) and 4 children under the age of 18
  • Admission for 2 Adults and 4 Children, ages 18 and under

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  • 100% Tax-Deductible
  • Full benefits for 1 or 2 named cardholder(s)
  • Admission for 1 Adult and 1 Guest 

Click Here to Join or Renew Online!

  • 100% Tax-Deductible
  • Admission for 1 Adult
  • Full benefits for 1 named cardholder
  • Join In-Person, Online, or E-mail Only 

Contact membership@phillyseaport.org or 215-413-8617 to join or renew

 

Museum Pass for Libraries: $150

Bring you patrons the joy of access and fun with a membership to Independence Seaport Museum! The Museum Pass for Libraries program is designed exclusively for libraries looking to extend their experience offerings to patrons.

The Museum Pass for Libraries membership card can be checked out at your library circulation desk for the duration of your choosing (recommended maximum of 3 days). The membership card allows the bearer general admission privileges to ISM and Cruiser Olympia  for up to two adults and four children (under 18 years old) during regular operating hours.

Restrictions: A library pass cannot be used to receive exclusive member invitations or discounts such as Member Appreciation Day admission, Submarine Becuna Tours, Paddle Penn’s Landing discounts, or museum events.

Complete the Museum Pass for Libraries Application and mail a check payable to: 

Independence Seaport Museum
211 S. Columbus Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19106 

Download Museum Pass for Libraries Application Here

For questions or to complete payment over the phone, please contact our Membership office at membership@phillyseaport.org or by phone at (215) 413-8617

The official registration and financial information of Independence Seaport Museum, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, Federal Tax ID #23-1584971, may be obtained from the PA Department of State by calling toll-free, within Pennsylvania, 1-800-732-0999. Registration does not imply endorsement. Your contribution is tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law. No goods or services were provided in exchange for your generous financial donation.

visit the seaport museum

Immerse yourself in award-winning and interactive exhibits and climb aboard the oldest floating steel warship in the world on Cruiser Olympia and submerge yourself aboard the World War II-era Submarine Becuna.