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INDIVIDUAL $30

  • One coupon for a free regularly priced (less than $20) tour or event.
  • Member prices for one person on all tours, programs and special events.
  • Subscription to our members’ magazine, The Arch.
  • Ten percent discount on books, T-shirts, bags and other merchandise in our store.
  • “This Week @ Green-Wood” email updates throughout the year.
  • Reciprocal membership benefits to the Brooklyn Historical Society.

DUAL/FAMILY $50

All the benefits of Individual membership, plus

  • Member prices for spouse or partner and children under 18 on all tours, programs, and special events.
  • Free copy of one of our two walking tour books, Battle of Brooklyn and Back or Valley and Sylvan Water.
  • Fold-out map listing 250 of our most famous residents, categorized by Artists, Politicians, Murders, Entertainers, Celebrities, Organized Crime Figures, Baseball, Architects, and more.
  • Ten percent discount on all genealogy research performed by Green-Wood.

DONOR $100

All the benefits of Dual/Family membership, plus

  • Member prices for an additional two adults (four in total) on all tours, programs, and special events.
  • Free copy of the second of our two walking tour books, Battle of Brooklyn and Back or Valley and Sylvan Water.
  • Reserved seating for four to all concerts, talks and performances that include a seated audience. Call to make arrangements.
  • NEW! Exclusive through 2014: A copy of Green-Wood at 175: Looking Forward, Looking Back, a collection of essays and photos from leading architects, historians, and artists to celebrate Green-Wood’s 175 years of excellence as a landmark and historic gem.

JOSEPH A. PERRY FELLOW $250

Joseph Perry was the first comptroller of Green-Wood Cemetery.

All the benefits of Donor membership, plus

  • Free admission to all Green-Wood walking and trolley tours throughout the year.
  • A signed copy of Brooklyn’s Green-Wood Cemetery: New York’s Buried Treasure (250-page coffee-table book, with 200 illustrations, many in color. It is the definitive work on Green-Wood).

ALMERIN HOTCHKISS SPONSOR $500

Almerin Hotchkiss was the first superintendent of Green-Wood and was responsible for the creation of Green-Wood’s landscape, as designed by David Bates Douglass.

All the benefits of the Joseph A. Perry Fellow membership, plus

  • Invitation to the annual Breakfast with the President.

GREEN-WOOD PATRONS

Green-Wood Patrons, through their philanthropic support of our work, express their abiding interest in preserving the magnificence Green-Wood and in planning for its future.

DAVID BATES DOUGLASS PATRON $1,000

David Bates Douglass was the designer and engineer of Green-Wood Cemetery.

All the benefits of Almerin Hotchkiss Sponsor, plus

  • Invitations to all Green-Wood press and publicity briefings.
  • Recognition on the Green-Wood website and in the Historic Fund’s Annual Report.
  • Complimentary selection of five hardcover books from the Green-Wood Historic Fund store (Over 25 titles available).
  • Subscription to Sculpture Review, the magazine of the National Sculpture Society.
  • Private tour of Green-Wood once a year, highlighting new developments, new construction and proposed restoration plans within the cemetery. By appointment.

HENRY EVELYN PIERREPONT PATRON $2,500

Henry Evelyn Pierrepont (1808–1888) was the founder of Green-Wood Cemetery.

All the benefits of David Bates Douglass Patrons, plus

  • Private, behind-the-scenes lunch and tour with Green-Wood’s President and other special guests. By appointment.

DE WITT CLINTON PATRON $5,000

De Witt Clinton (1769-1828) served as mayor of New York City, state senator, assembly¬man, governor and United States senator. He is interred in Green-Wood.

All the benefits of Henry Evelyn Pierrepont Patrons, plus

  • One-time use of the Green-Wood historic chapel, which seats up to 100 persons in a presentation format or 75 for a dinner/lunch format. Catering, service, etc. not included.

SPECIAL MEMBERSHIP LEVELS

STUDENT Free

    Full-time students at the high-school, college, and graduate levels enjoy free membership at Green-Wood, with proof of their current student I.D. Student members enjoy many of the benefits of our Individual level.
  • Member prices for one person on all tours, programs and special events.
  • Subscription to our members’ magazine, The Arch.
  • Ten percent discount on books, T-shirts, bags and other merchandise in our store.
  • “This Week @ Green-Wood” email updates throughout the year.
  • Reciprocal membership benefits to the Brooklyn Historical Society.

SENIOR $20

  • Seniors (age 62 and over) enjoy the full benefits of Individual-level members.