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Parrish Art Museum Members support our mission of bringing art and people together. To express our gratitude, we provide free unlimited admission, special invitations, a greater opportunity to engage with art, artists, and the Museum—and much more.


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Core Benefits

All Parrish Memberships include the following:

  • Digital Membership card
  • Unlimited free admission to the Museum
  • $12 admission for one guest per Museum visit
  • Invitations to exhibition previews and other Members-only events
  • Discounts on Museum programs and events
  • Discounts on workshops for children, teens, and families
  • Annual events calendar mailed to your address
  • Member discount in the Museum Shop and Café




Free for residents and employees of Southampton and Tuckahoe School Districts. Core benefits for two cardholders. Learn more here →

Individual – $90

Core benefits for one cardholder

Associate Dual – $150

Core benefits for two cardholders, plus:

  • Reciprocal privileges, including free admission and discounts at over 1,000 participating museums through the North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) and Museum Alliance Reciprocal Program (MARP) programs.
  • $12 admission for up to two guests per Museum visit
  • Two Free Admission passes to gift (each pass admits two)

Become an Associate Dual Member

Sponsor – $250

All benefits of Associate Dual membership, plus:

  • $12 admission for up to four guests per Museum visit
  • Opportunity for each cardholder to bring one guest to all exhibition previews and receptions
  • Reciprocal privileges to an additional selection of museums through the Reciprocal Organization of Associated Museums (ROAM) program
  • Opportunity to arrange a private docent-led tour of the Museum for up to four individuals at 20% off

Become a Sponsor Member

Contemporaries Circle – $500

Created for contemporary art enthusiasts who will enjoy tailored social and art-related events throughout the year in New York and on Long Island. 

All benefits of Sponsor membership, plus:

  • Invitations to unique art-related events such as artist studio visits, private tours, and viewings of private art collections.
  • Invitations to VIP Previews and Receptions for each exhibition
  • Two guests free per Museum visit
  • Two additional Free Admission passes to gift (four total)

Contemporaries Circle events are organized by the Contemporaries Circle Committee. Committee members include Christine Berry, Berry Campbell, Committee Chair; Kurt Carstensen, Weekly World News; Thad Davis, Leerink Partners; Elena Frampton, Frampton Co.; Nadine Homann, NH Design Studios; John S. Kiely, McDermott Will and Emery; Heidi Lee Komaromi, HLK Art Group; Susan Vecsey, Artist

Become a Contemporaries Circle Member


Patron – $1,000

All benefits of Contemporaries Circle, plus:

  • Two additional guests free per Museum visit (up to four guests)
  • Invitation to a curator-led tour of the Parrish with Patron level members
  • Opportunity to arrange a private docent-led tour of the Museum for up to 10 people at 50% off
  • Listing on the Museum Donor Wall and in select Parrish communications

Become a Patron Member 


Support from Members at the Parrish Circle and above enables the Museum to undertake a growing, ambitious schedule of programs and exhibitions. Members receive many exclusive benefits offering greater engagement with the Museum, its curators, and artists.

Parrish Art Museum. Photo: Lopez.

Parrish Circle – $5,000 

All benefits of Patron membership, plus:

  • Unlimited free admission to the Museum for you and your guests
  • Pre-sale access to Midsummer Dinner
  • Invitations to private tours with Museum leadership and exhibiting artists
  • Invitations to off-site art-related events with Museum leadership in New York and on Long Island
  • Complimentary VIP passes to select national and international art fairs
  • Complimentary copies of Museum exhibition catalogue

Become a Parrish Circle Member

Director’s Council – $10,000 

All benefits of Parrish Circle membership, plus:

  • Opportunity to arrange a private tour for up to six guests with the Museum’s Chief Curator or Museum Director with reception
  • Invitation to the annual Director’s Council Appreciation Cocktail Party with insider briefing

Become a Director’s Council Member

For further information, please e-mail

Memberships are nontransferable and nonrefundable.

Fees and benefits as of January 1, 2024. Subject to change.