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The Rubin Museum offers its members exclusive events throughout the year, such as exhibition previews, receptions, curatorial tours, and much more.

Become a member or renew your membership today and enjoy a year of special programs.

 Upcoming All Member Events

Wednesday, January 14

Join us for a Private Members Only Last Chance tour of Francesco Clemente: Inspired by India before it closes February 2. This tour will be led by Curator Beth Citron.

Past Events

Wednesday, November 19

Join us for a special members evening and get a jump on holiday gift-giving during Holidays in the Himalayas, the Rubin’s annual shopping event. Members receive a special 20% discount off their shop purchases during Holidays in the Himalayas, and 50% off Rubin Museum Catalouges. We will also be celebrating our two newest exhibitions, The All-Knowing Buddha: A Secret Guideand Witness at a Crossroads: Photographer Marc Riboud in AsiaPlease RSVP by November 10th. This event will begin at 6:00 pm.

Wednesday, September 3

Exclusive Members-only preview night to view the newest contemporary exhibition, Francesco Clemente: Inspired By Indiabeginning at 6:00 pm

Wednesday, July 16

Private Members tour of Gateway to Himalayan Art and the Tibetan Shrine Room with Curator Karl Debreczeny beginning at 6:00 pm

Wednesday, May 14

Visionary Circle happy hour and premiere of Talking Story, with a private curator-led tour afterwards, with Rubin Museum Curator Elena Pakhoutova

Thursday, February 13 

Members-only celebration of the newest rotation of Masterworks: Jewels of the Collection and Key Talk with exhibtion curator Christian Luczanits

Thursday, April 24

Annual Members Reception and celebration of Bodies in Balance: The Art of Tibetan Medicine

An evening of entertainment, wine and beer reception and a sampling of Pan-Asian Appetizers

Please contact the Membership team at 212.620.5000 x313 or for more information on any Membership event.