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Membership helps to preserve one of the world’s most celebrated works of Modernism and to develop new exhibitions, programs and educational initiatives. The Glass House remains a gathering place for creative and influential minds in architecture, art, and design. Membership benefits include discounts to our Design Store, free admission, unique access to private events and programming, and more. Join the Glass House community by becoming a member today! To join click the appropriate level below. Please contact Senior Development Manager, Isabel Richards, at or 203.978.3011 with questions.


• 10% discount on retail purchases up to $200 at the Glass House Design Store.
• Special notification of programming and events.
• Advance emails for special events.
• Priority waiting list for tickets on sold-out days.
• $80 tax-deductible.

Modern Duo

•    All of the above AND
•    $155 tax-deductible.


• All of the above AND
• Membership in the National Trust for Historic Preservation
• One year subscription to Preservation Magazine
• A copy of Modern Views, published by Assouline
• $445 tax-deductible, *Renewing members $465

Grainger Society

• All of the above AND
• Acknowledgement on our website
• Glass House Concierge dedicated to The Grainger Society
• Access to exclusive Grainger Society events throughout the season.
• A copy of The Philip Johnson Glass House: An Architect in the Garden by Maureen Cassidy-Geiger.
• Two Glass House + Galleries or Self-Guided tour tickets.
• Advance invitation to the annual Summer Party and other fundraising events.
• $790 tax-deductible, *Renewing members, $865. One membership per couple.


• All of the above AND
• Invitation for two to a special exhibition opening.
• Preferred access and priority notification for on-site events.
• Cloth-bound Moleskine sketch book with drawings by renowned architects, designers and artists.
• $2,280 tax-deductible, *Renewing members $2,375

Architecture + Design Circle

• All of the above AND
• One Private Tour for up to 13 people during the season
• Preferred access and priority notification for on-site programming and events
• $4,180 tax-deductible, *Renewing members $4,275


• All of the above benefits AND
• Behind-the-scenes tour of the Glass House property for up to 12 people followed by a wine & cheese reception on the site.
• Invitation to a Glass House reception hosted by the Director.
• Advance notice of new exhibitions, programs and developing initiatives.
• $21,680 tax deductible, *Renewing members $21,755

*Unless specified otherwise, renewing members do not receive duplicates of the books offered.