Gift Membership

Know someone who’s fascinated by mummies, cuneiform, archeology and lamassu’s? Give them the gift of exploration and education at The Oriental Institute. Although admission is free, purchasing a Friend of The Oriental Institute membership gives the recipient extra perks at the Institute. Special members’ only benefits include Members first look at our new exhibits, discount on education classes, family programs, and programs, Members’ Lecture series and News & Notes, quarterly membership magazine.

The Oriental Institute depends upon members of all levels to support the learning and enrichment programs that make our Institute an important – and free – international resource. Individual annual fees are $50, or you could give something great to your whole family by purchasing a family membership for $75.

The gift will include membership of your choice of an Individual $50 or Family Membership of $75 plus a gift poster of your choice (while supplies last). If the poster type is specified during check out, the recipient will receive one at random.

Gift Posters

Review our membership levels and benefits. Place your order before Friday, December 6 for guaranteed holiday delivery.

This offer isn’t available for current Membership Renewals.

Membership to Gift

Membership Level*:   

Gift-Giver Information

Gift Recipient Information

(for primary member)
(for primary member)

For Dual/Family membership or higher

(for secondary member)
(for secondary member)


All Packages will be shipped out address indicated by Tuesday, December 10th.

Limited Edition Poster Choice

Chooose your first choice of Limited Edition Poster. If your selection is not available a poster that is available will be sent. If the poster type is not specified during check out, the recipient will receive one of based on availability. These posters do not come framed.

  Poster 1
  Poster 2
  Poster 3

Memberships renew annually. Refund Policy: Oriental Institute Memberships are not refundable.

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