Benefits of Membership

Every member is a special part of the LMF family! 

$1,000 Level - Associate*

Tours of Louisiana State Museum facilities during regular hours throughout the year for member, member’s family & friends when accompanied by member (upon request).

  • Invitation for two to the Annual Member Appreciation Celebration and Dinner Meeting.

  • Listing in the Annual Meeting program and on the Foundation’s website.

  • Advance notice of Foundation sponsored events, lectures, exhibit openings, receptions and behind the scenes after-hour tours.

  • Use of the Louisiana State Museum’s Historical Center, (by appointment).

  • Friends of the Cabildo invitations and discounts.

$1,500 Level – Partner Circle
All the benefits of the $1,000 level, plus….

  • A specially selected Treasure from the Foundation’s Library (upon request).

$2,500 Level – Exhibitor Circle
All the benefits of the $1,500 level, plus….

  • A private behind-the-scenes tour of a Louisiana State Museum collection or exhibit of your choice. Led by a museum expert, for two (upon request).

$5000 Level – Conservator Circle
All the benefits of the $2,500 level, plus….

  • An intimate lunch with a Museum or Collection expert designed specially for member and a guest,(upon request).

$10,000 Level – Heritage Society
All the benefits of the $5,000 level, plus….

  • Speakers Bureau presentation for your employees or organization members, by a museum expert (upon request).

$15,000 Level – Guardian Society
All the benefits of the $10,000 level, plus….

  • An intimate dinner with a Museum or Collection expert designed specially for member and a guest,(upon request).

25,000 Level – Benefactor Society
All the benefits of the $15,000 level, plus….

  • Logo recognition on the LMF’s annual meeting program and website.

  • Rare opportunity to view the city and river from the Cabildo’s cupola for two,(upon request).

Bon Ami ($250-$999)- I cannot become a member at this time but would like to be a Special Supporter

  • A tour for two of one Louisiana State Museum facility, of your choice, during regular hours (upon request).

  • A small token of appreciation.

  • Special listing on the Foundation’s website.

  • Email notice of upcoming events, tours and lectures.

 * Individuals/couples under age 40 may join at the $500 Junior Membership level

Please note:  For federal income tax purposes, you can deduct as a charitable contribution the amount of your donation less the value of any premiums that you receive. Currently, except for those items, such as the Annual Dinner (denoted by **), most all benefits are negligible and do not reduce the value of your donation. If you do NOT request these ** items, such as the Annual Dinner, then your donation will be fully tax-deductible.

Where exceptions apply, we will be sure to notify you.

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