The Smithsonian Relies on You
The Smithsonian is a nonprofit organization that relies on supporters like you to help fund the groundbreaking research, critical educational resources, world-class exhibits and amazing experiences that make every day one to remember.
Your tax-deductible gift to the Smithsonian will fuel innovation, inspiration and exploration — and you’ll join a family of caring, curious people dedicated to discovering and sharing knowledge by supporting the largest museum and research complex in the world.
Keep the Smithsonian’s mission thriving — give today!
Are You a Champion of Knowledge?
Champions of Knowledge are a new kind of Smithsonian supporter who keep us thriving every day of the year with convenient, secure monthly donations. In return for their steadfast support, Champions of Knowledge receive special benefits, including discounts at Smithsonian museum stores and dining facilities, a personalized membership card — and for a limited time, a reusable Smithsonian tote bag!
Your tax-deductible partnership each month will ensure the Smithsonian has a steady, reliable foundation of support to engage, educate and inspire lifelong learners — not just today, but every day.
Keep the Smithsonian’s mission thriving every day of the year — become a Champion of Knowledge by starting your monthly gift today!
Join the Smithsonian Today!
Every membership provides critical support for the Smithsonian.
When you become a Friends of the Smithsonian or Castle Circle member, you become part of a distinguished philanthropic group of leaders. Friends of the Smithsonian help make possible the one-of-a-kind exhibitions, world-class programming, groundbreaking research, and unparalleled digital and educational resources that people associate with the Smithsonian.
Be the reason the Smithsonian is a name people trust, and a destination for lifelong learners the world over. Keep the Smithsonian thriving by becoming a member today!
Renew Your Smithsonian Membership Today!
When you reaffirm your commitment to the Smithsonian, you provide critical funding that supports every Smithsonian museum, research and cultural center, and the National Zoo. Plus, you’ll enjoy valuable benefits, privileges and recognition available only to Friends of the Smithsonian members.
Be the reason the Smithsonian is a name people trust, and a destination for lifelong learners everywhere. Renew your membership at your special discounted membership rate today!