Enjoy all the benefits of Annual Family membership, as well as invitations to featuring gallery talks, informal dinners and tours with Institute faculty and receive reciprocal privileges to over 650 museums across the country with our museum reciprocal programs.

$100 Supporting / $250 Contributing / $500 Sponsoring
Explore the Institute with two membership card and access for 4 people to special member events, classes, lectures and Institute programs.



  • Invitations to opening events year-round
  • Library privileges in the Research Archives
  • Private Gallery Talks
  • Informal dinners and tours with Institute Faculty


  • Up to 20% on education classes, family programs, lectures and programs
  • 10% in the Institute gift shop, the Suq, plus seasonal double or triple discounts
  • 20% on Journal of Near Eastern Studies and Oriental Institute Publications
  • Free Audio Tour rental


In addition to receiving these benefits, you’ll be supporting all the work done at the Oriental Institute.

Special Interest Groups

Designed to bring enthusiasts together, special interest groups offer additional benefits for all members.

Matching Gifts

Will your company match your membership contribution? Contact us to find out how to double your support.

All Level 100% tax-deductible