1787 Society & Chairman’s Circle

The 1787 Society, named for the year of the Constitutional Convention, is the National Constitution Center’s premier annual giving society for donors who contribute $1,787 or more each year.

Members of the 1787 Society demonstrate their commitment to the U.S. Constitution by empowering the National Constitution Center to direct funds to the most pressing needs, so the Center can continue to serve as a world-class museum, a national town hall, and an unparalleled civic education headquarters.

1787 Society members are recognized for their generous support on a plaque in the Center’s Grand Hall Lobby.

All 1787 Society members enjoy:

  • Recognition on the 1787 Society Plaque located in the Center’s Grand Hall Lobby
  • Reciprocal admission benefits at participating museums across the country
  • Discounted parking when visiting the Center
  • Gold-plated "We the People" lapel pin
  • Free, unlimited admission to the Center, including our must-see feature exhibitions
  • Free admission for guest(s) with each visit (number of guests dependent on membership level)
  • Exclusive previews and viewing hours for our feature exhibitions
  • Invitations to members-only programs, tours, and special events
  • E-newsletter subscription with advance notice of feature exhibitions, events, and special offers
  • Free audio tours
  • Pocket Constitution
  • 10 percent discount in the Museum Store and Delegates’ Cafe
  • Discounted tickets to the Center’s acclaimed evening programs and special events

We invite you to join the 1787 Society to help the Center thrive as the place where “We the People” know our Constitution, celebrate our freedoms, embrace our role as citizens, and inspire the world.

1787 Society Levels & Benefits

$10,000

Presidents’ Circle

Benefits of the Presidents’ Circle Level include:

  • Core 1787 Society membership benefits for 2 adults and up to 4 children or grandchildren
  • Free admission for 2 guests with each visit
  • 12 one-time-use guest passes
  • Complimentary parking when visiting the Center
  • Reciprocal admission benefits at participating museums across the country
  • Recognition on the 1787 Society Plaque located in the Center’s Grand Hall Lobby
  • Gold-plated “We the People” lapel pin
  • 4 complimentary reserved tickets to the Liberty Medal Ceremony
  • Invitation to the Liberty Medal Gala Dinner
  • Invitation to an exclusive, behind-the-scenes curatorial tour
  • Private luncheon and tour with the National Constitution Center President and CEO (upon request)
  • 15 percent discount on a National Constitution Center facility rental
$5,000

Signers’ Circle

Benefits of the Signers’ Circle Level include:

  • Core 1787 Society membership benefits for 2 adults and up to 4 children or grandchildren
  • Free admission for 2 guests with each visit
  • 10 one-time-use guest passes
  • Complimentary parking when visiting the Center
  • Reciprocal admission benefits at participating museums across the country
  • Recognition on the 1787 Society Plaque located in the Center’s Grand Hall Lobby
  • Gold-plated “We the People” lapel pin
  • 2 complimentary reserved tickets to the Liberty Medal Ceremony
  • Invitation to the Liberty Medal Gala Dinner
  • Invitation to an exclusive, behind-the-scenes curatorial tour
$2,500

Delegates’ Circle

Benefits of the Delegates’ Circle Level include:

  • Core 1787 Society membership benefits for 2 adults and up to 4 children or grandchildren
  • Free admission for 2 guests with each visit
  • 8 one-time-use guest passes
  • Discounted parking when visiting the Center
  • Reciprocal admission benefits at participating museums across the country
  • Recognition on the 1787 Society Plaque located in the Center’s Grand Hall Lobby
  • Gold-plated “We the People” lapel pin
  • 2 complimentary reserved tickets to the Liberty Medal Ceremony
  • Invitation to the Liberty Medal Gala Dinner
$1,787

1787 Circle

Benefits of the 1787 Circle Level include:

  • Core 1787 Society membership benefits for 2 adults and up to 4 children or grandchildren
  • Free admission for 2 guests with each visit
  • 6 one-time-use guest passes
  • Discounted parking when visiting the Center
  • Reciprocal admission benefits at participating museums across the country
  • Recognition on the 1787 Society Plaque located in the Center’s Grand Hall Lobby
  • Gold-plated “We the People” lapel pin
  • 2 complimentary reserved tickets to the Liberty Medal Ceremony
  • Invitation to the Liberty Medal Gala Dinner