Friends Membership


Become a Friend of the Library!

Friends receive special benefits — discounted LIVE tickets and exclusive access to pre-sales, invitations to member events, private tours, lecture, and exhibition previews.

When you give today, your gift will help fulfill our mission of educating, informing, and inspiring the diverse communities who enter the Library’s doors. You'll help make sure we can continue to engage New Yorkers in conversations that contribute to and enrich cultural discourse.

Make a tax-deductible donation of $50 today, receive 20% off of every general admission ticket and feel good about giving back to The New York Public Library.

Already a member? Click here.

You may also make a contribution over the phone by calling 212-930-0653.