Membership Information

Member Benefits - Be a part of the Big Picture! Membership includes FREE admission to the Museum, our bimonthly Member Magazine, discounts at the Museum Shop and Dryden Theatre, guest passes, special invitations to Members‘ Only events, behind the scenes tours, discounts on lectures from visiting artists, and invitations to exhibition previews. Your membership gives you wider access to the Museum and all that George Eastman House has to offer. Join or Renew Now!!!

Member Events



First Friday: Special Evening Hours (Free to Members)

Friday, August 1, 2014 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at George Eastman House.

Join us for special extended hours as part of First Friday. Curator-led gallery talks, music, dessert and coffee, and more! Sponsored by Eastman Young Professionals.



Print Viewing and Presentation of Lewis Hine Works (Members Only)

Saturday, August 2, 2014 at 1:30 p.m. at George Eastman House.

Members will have the exclusive opportunity to view prints and learn about the museum's vast Lewis Hine holdings from Joe Struble, collection manager of the Department of Photography.



Focus 45: Charmaine Bynoe on the FiftyCrows Portfolio (Free to Members)

Saturday, August 9, 2014 from 12:15 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the Curtis Theatre.

Charmaine Bynoe, object preparator and graduate of the Photographic Preservation and Collections Management program, will discuss the museum's recent acquisition of the Fifty Crows portfolio.



Members’ Garden Tour with Amy Kinsey, Landscape Curator (Members Only)

Thursday, August 14, 2014 at 9:30 a.m. at George Eastman House.

Join Amy Kinsey, Nancy R. Turner Landscape Curator, for an informal walk in the gardens. Discover what's in bloom, special plants, and how we care for them.



Upstairs/Downstairs Tour (Members Only)

Saturday, August 23, 2014 at 10:15 a.m. at George Eastman House.

Wondering what’s upstairs or beneath the house? Find out at this tour of the third floor, fourth-floor attic, and basement. Tour includes walking, standing, and stair-climbing.



Members’ Garden Tour with Amy Kinsey, Landscape Curator (Members Only)

Thursday, August 28, 2014 at 9:30 a.m. at George Eastman House.

Join Amy Kinsey, Nancy R. Turner Landscape Curator, for an informal walk in the gardens. Discover what's in bloom, special plants, and how we care for them.

Membership Benefits (see grid for benefits for Restricted memberships)

With your membership, you will enjoy many valuable benefits including:

  • Unlimited Free Admission to George Eastman House all year long.
  • Museum guest passesand Dryden Theatre film passes.
  • Discounts on all film tickets to the Dryden Theatre.
  • Discounts on all tickets to Garden Vibes concerts and other special events.
  • 10% discount in the Eastman House Store.
  • Free subscription to our bimonthly members' newsletter, Close-up.
  • Invitations to members-only events including exhibition previews, Upstairs/Downstairs and Archive tours, Curator Coffee Talks, Conservation Clinics, Members' Day, and more!
  • Members-only e-news with up-to-the-minute announcements of special events.
  • Free admission or member discounts to other national photography museums. Click here to view member benefits available at other organizations.
  • ESL Federal Credit Union membership eligibility.
  • A tax deduction - all membership dues are tax-deductable to the extent allowed by law.

George Eastman Society

Joining George Eastman Society gives you the highest level of benefits and extraordinary access to Eastman House. Click here for more information.

How To Join or Renew

Via Phone by calling (585) 271-3361 ext. 261

Join or Renew Online Download Membership Application




All membership gifts are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.



Location : 900 East Avenue, Rochester, NY 14607 · More Information · RTS Routes 17, 18/19, 21, and 22

Hours: Tue - Sat : 10am - 5pm . Sun : 11am - 5pm. · More Information · Buy Tickets

Admission : Adults $14, Seniors (62+) $12, Students (with ID) $5, Children 12 and Under Free · Members Free

Copyright: ©2000–2014 George Eastman House · Terms of Service & Privacy Policy