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Become a Member

As a member of Eastern State Penitentiary, you will get to experience America’s leading criminal justice museum for an entire year, receive exclusive access to members-only events, enjoy special discounts at our store, and more.

Your membership also supports our important mission: interpreting the legacy of American criminal justice reform, from the nation’s founding through to the present day, within the long-abandoned cellblocks of the nation’s most historic prison We look forward to having you join us!


Members may be asked to show proof of identification.

All categories, benefits, and prices are subject to change.

The tax deductibility of your membership will vary. Please see the acknowledgement you receive from Eastern State for details. Contact the membership department for more information.

* Call April O'Brien at (215) 236-5111 x224 or email [email protected] to arrange.

2017 American Aliance of Museums Excellence in Exhibitions Overall Winner