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Out of Town Member: $25
For members who reside outside New York, New Jersey and Connecticut

  • Unlimited admission to the Police Museum
  • 10% discount at the Museum shop, both onsite & online
  • Free admission to reciprocal Museum and a 10% discount in their gift shop

Silver Shield: $30
For individual members living in the tri-state area

  • Unlimited admission to the Police Museum
  • 10% discount at the Museum shop, both onsite & online
  • Admission to exhibit openings, programs and workshops
  • Free admission to reciprocal Museum and 10% discount in their gift shop

Police Protectors: $30
For all active and retired Members of Service, Military and people ages 65 and older

  • Same benefits as Silver Shield members
  • Unlimited Museum admission and three (3) guests
  • Free admission to reciprocal Museums and a 10% discount in their gift shop

Dual / Family: $80
For two (2) adults and all children in the household under 18 years of age

  • Same benefits as Silver Shield members
  • Special e-notices of Family Programs and events with free admission

Gold Shield: $100
For two (2) adults and all children in the household under 18 years of age

  • Same benefits as Police Protector members
  • Four (4) free admission passes for additional friends and family
  • Enrollment in the North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) program with free admission to more than 680 museums throughout the United States and Canada
  • Two (2) personalized membership cards

Chief: $300
For two (2) adults and all children in the household under 18 years of age

  • Same benefits as Gold Shield members
  • Eight (8) free guest admission passes
  • 20% discount in the Museum gift shop
  • VIP guided tour for up to three (3) accompanied guests
  • Enrollment in the NARM program

Commissioner’s Circle: $1,000
For two (2) adults and all children in the household under 18 years of age

  • Same benefits as Chief members
  • Ten (10) free guest admission passes
  • VIP guided tour for up to ten (10) guests
  • Private viewing hours for major exhibitions
  • Member’s name engraved on a plaque in the Museum for the term of the membership
  • Enrollment in the NARM program

The North American Reciprocal Membership (NARM) program offers free museum admission and member discounts at museum gift shops for Gold Shield, Chief and Commissioner’s Circle Members. The program has more than 680 participating museums throughout the USA and Canada.

Reciprocal Benefits

The New York City Police Museum has reciprocal agreements with the following museums:

  • The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum*
  • Museum of Jewish Heritage
  • Fraunces Tavern Museum
  • The Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial (Camden, N.J.)
  • The National Museum of Crime and Punishment (Washington D.C.)
  • The Studio Museum in Harlem
  • Snug Harbor Cultural Center and Botanical Garden

*Admission for 2 adults and up to 4 children to the Intrepid Museum and Growler submarine. Space Shuttle Pavilion admission additional. Membership card must match ID of visiting guest.