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JANM members and donors enable the National Museum to provide such educational and entertaining programming as school tours, Common Ground: The Heart of Community exhibition, cultural programs, film screenings, compelling temporary exhibitions, and JANM’s own Oshogatsu and Natsumatsuri Family Festivals.

Be a part of this great community resource and, once again, receive JANM General Membership Benefits and any additional benefits that your particular level provides. Details are shared below.

Thank you for your support!



Special Instructions:

For Gift Memberships
What a wonderful way to share the JANM mission and JANM Member Benefits. Include the recipient’s contact information in the “Comments” section located at the bottom of the “Billing Information” page. The gift giver’s information should be entered in the “Billing Address” section.

For Family/Dual Level and above
Please type the name of the second cardholder in the box above.

Your Member Acknowledgement Package, which includes your personalized Member card(s) will be sent separately through the Membership Department. Please allow approximately 3 – 4 weeks for delivery. Questions? Contact the JANM Membership Department directly at 213.830.5646.



General Membership Benefits
(valid for one year, renewable annually)
  • Unlimited admission to the Museum
  • Free or reduced price admission to public programs, workshops, and conferences
  • Invitations to Members’ Exhibition Openings
  • Members-only mailings including a subscription to inspire magazine and Calendar of Events
  • Museum e-newsletter subscription
  • 10% discount at the Museum Store and janmstore.com and 20% discount on Member Appreciation Days
  • Special members-only discounts at participating businesses
  • Complimentary access to the Hirasaki National Resource Center and member discounts on certain services
  • Opportunity to join the Museum’s Volunteer Program



  • Individual Membership ($50)
    General benefits for one adult.

    (100% tax deductible to the full extent of the law)


  • Senior Membership ($30)
    General benefits for one senior. Must be 62 years or older.

    (100% tax deductible to the full extent of the law.)


  • Student Membership ($30)
    General benefits for one full-time student enrolled at an accredited high school, college, or university. A copy of a valid student I.D. must be submitted with membership payment. Please fax a copy of your Student I.D. to Attention: Membership Online at 213.687.9135.

    Or mail a copy to: Japanese American National Museum
    100 N Central Avenue
    Los Angeles, CA 90012
    attn: Membership Department

    (100% tax deductible to the full extent of the law)


  • Family/Dual Membership ($75)
    General benefits for two adults at the same address and three children or grandchildren (under 18 years) plus:

    * Children’s Membership Cards

    * Family e-newsletter subscription

    (100% tax deductible to the full extent of the law)


  • Contributing Membership ($150)
    All the benefits of Family/Dual plus:

    * Membership for two in reciprocal membership programs—the North American Reciprocal Museum Program and the Western Reciprocal Membership Program—which provide admission and member discounts at more than 500 museums

    ($10 is not tax deductible)


  • Supporting Membership ($300)
    All the benefits of Contributing plus:

    * Admission for two guests when accompanied by the Member(s)

    * Private Member Tour of the Museum’s permanent exhibition, Common Ground: The Heart of Community, for four, by appointment

    * 10% discount on Museum facilities rentals

    ($10 is not tax deductible)


  • Sustaining Membership ($600)
    All the benefits of Supporting plus:

    * Invitations for two to one Upper Level Members event

    * Admission for four guests when accompanied by the Member(s)

    ($30 is not tax deductible)


  • Director’s Circle Membership ($1,000 - $4,999)
    All the benefits of Sustaining plus:

    * Complimentary Smithsonian Museum membership and subscription to Smithsonian magazine or Air & Space magazine

    * Invitations for two to Upper Level Members events which include exhibition previews, lectures, educational programs, and insider tours of museums, collections, homes, and gardens

    * Recognition as a Director’s Circle Member

    ($62 is not tax deductible)

    Director’s Circle Membership ranges from $1,000 - $4,999. You may join online at the $1,000 level or call 213.830.5676 to join at another level.


  • President’s Circle Membership ($5,000 - $9,999)
    All the benefits of Director’s Circle plus:

    * Private use of the Yuki Board Room for a business meeting or an intimate family gathering (excluding catering, A/V, security, and party rentals)

    * One complimentary Museum published exhibition catalogue available for pick up at the Museum during the duration of the exhibition

    * Behind-the-scenes Collections Tour of the Museum for six, including areas not accessible to the public, by appointment

    * Special recognition in the annual Gala Dinner Journal

    * Recognition as a President’s Circle member

    ($62 is not tax deductible)

    President’s Circle Membership ranges from $5,000 - $9,999. You may join online at the $5,000 level or call 213.830.5646 to join at another level.


  • Chairman’s Circle Membership ($10,000+)
    All the benefits of President’s Circle plus:

    * Private use of one of the Pavilion’s meeting spaces for a business meeting or family gathering with the opportunity to have a director or curator speak to your guests (excluding food, beverages, and party rentals)

    * Recognition as a Chairman’s Circle member

    ($62 is not tax deductible)

    Chairman’s Circle Membership starts from $10,000. You may join online at the $10,000 level or call 213.830.5646 to join at another level.


  • If you have questions regarding Membership, please contact us at membership@janm.org or by calling 213.830.5657. You may also want to visit the Membership & Donations Frequently Asked Questions page.

    Thank you for supporting the Japanese American National Museum.


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