Seaport Society

Join the Seaport Society

The Seaport Society is a distinguished group of individuals who provide unrestricted annual gifts to the Museum of $1,000 or more per fiscal year. Seaport Society members provide integral support for a wide range of cultural and educational experiences at the Museum, leading philanthropic engagement and inspiring a passion for the significance of our region’s waterways.

Seaport Society members receive core general membership benefits as well as personalized service from Museum staff. To learn more about becoming a member, please contact the Development Department at

All levels include the core benefits of General Membership plus: 
- Full benefits for two named cardholders and up to four children living in the same household, ages 18 and under 
- One free behind-the-scenes tour aboard Cruiser Olympia for up to eight people (to be coordinated with Membership Manager) 
- 10% discount on a Museum room rental fee for your private event 
- Discounted daily, overnight, or weekly dockage in Museum boat slips (limited availability) 
- Exclusive President's update mailed to your home twice yearly 
- Reciprocal admission privileges through ASTC and CAMM 
- Recognition on the Museum's donor wall 

$1,000 - $2,499 
- One complimentary gift membership at the Family level 
- Free admission for up to four guests with each visit  
- Two complimentary tickets for one of the Museum's river excursions (to be coordinated with the Membership Manager) 
All but $202 tax-deductible 

$2,500 - $4,999 
All benefits of the $1,000 - $2,499 level, plus:  - Four complimentary admission passes 
- Invitation to row/sail on the Museum's whaleboat with the President 
- Invitation to annual Giving Society event with Museum leadership and trustees 
All but $258 tax-deductible 

$5,000 - $9,999 
All benefits of the $2,500 - $4,999 level, plus: 
- A private tour for up to four people of Submarine Becuna, Cruiser Olympia, or the J. Welles Henderson Archives and Library with Chief Curator or President 
- One free night of dockage per season (limited availability) 
- Annual edition of Museum notecards mailed to your home 
All but $358 tax-deductible 

All benefits of the $5,000 - $9,999 level, plus: 
- Free parking at the Hilton parking garage when you visit the Museum 
- A private luncheon with the President on Cruiser Olympia for up to four people 
All but $508 tax-deductible 

If you have questions about the Seaport Society, contact our development office at