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Become a member or donor today and support an institution that loves books, art,  and above all community.

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Become a Member

Join a vibrant, curious, and welcoming community that’s dedicated to lifelong learning, boundless wonder, and continuous discovery. Join or give the gift of a membership today

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Institutional Memberships

Institutional Memberships are an exciting way to add the resources of the Athenaeum to a company’s employee benefits. Explore a membership for your institution today!

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Make a Gift Today

Support a dynamic place where culture, community, and enlightenment live. Give to the BA

Leadership Donor Benefits

Discover how to connect with the Athenaeum and our community in a more meaningful way while making a vital contribution. Explore Leadership Giving

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Protect Our Collections

The Conservation Laboratory protects our historic books, art, and rare works. Your gift breathes life into the library’s unparalleled collections. Support the NEH Challenge Grant

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Planned Giving

Leave a legacy that matters. Let the next generation experience the love you have for the Athenaeum.  Explore Giving Options