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Every ticket purchase to our events and exhibitions supports the National Geographic Society’s mission to harness the power of science, exploration, and education to achieve a planet in balance for us all.

When you become a National Geographic Contributing Member, you have the opportunity to further your impact. Help us explore and protect our planet's wildlife and wild places—and you can receive special benefits to use at our headquarters.

For more information, call 202-857-7700 or email ngtickets@ngs.org.

 

Benefits include:

Donation starting at $75

Individual

  • Free admission to the National Geographic Museum for one named adult for one year
  • Two single-use National Geographic Museum guest passes
  • 10% off all National Geographic live events and purchases at the museum store
  • Access to event pre-sales (Family Day, Banff Mountain Film Festival, and many more)
  • Free entrance to 3-D films and single-use 3-D film guest passes
  • Insider discount on any National Geographic magazine subscription of your choice

Donation starting at $125

Dual

  • Free admission to the National Geographic Museum for two named adults for one year
  • Two single-use National Geographic Museum guest passes
  • 10% off all National Geographic live events and purchases at the museum store
  • Access to event pre-sales (Family Day, Banff Mountain Film Festival, and many more.)
  • Free entrance to 3-D films and single-use 3-D film guest passes
  • Insider discount on any National Geographic magazine subscription of your choice

Donation starting at $175

Friends and Family

  • Free admission to the National Geographic Museum for three named adults and children under 18 for one year
  • Two single-use National Geographic Museum guest passes
  • 10% off all National Geographic live events and purchases at the museum store
  • Access to event pre-sales (Family Day, Banff Mountain Film Festival, and many more.)
  • Free entrance to 3-D films and single-use 3-D film guest passes
  • Insider discount on any National Geographic magazine subscription of your choice

Donation starting at $250

Friends and Family Unlimited

  • Free admission to the National Geographic Museum for four named adults and children under 18 for one year
  • Two single-use National Geographic Museum guest passes
  • 10% off all National Geographic live events and purchases at the museum store
  • Access to event pre-sales (Family Day, Banff Mountain Film Festival, and many more)
  • Free admission to National Geographic 3-D films and single-use 3-D film guest passes
  • Invitations to select exhibition previews and exclusive events
  • Insider discount on any National Geographic magazine subscription of your choice

Did you know?

All proceeds from our exhibitions and events support the National Geographic Society’s nonprofit
educational, conservation, and scientific work.

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