Join the Kress Society and make an even greater impact on the vitality of our Museum.

As a member of the Kress Society, your gift will provide crucial ongoing philanthropic support to advance the Museum’s mission. Your investment in dynamic educational programs, thought-provoking exhibitions and the meticulous care of our collections makes it possible for the Museum to be a vibrant source of inspiration throughout the Lehigh Valley.

The dedicated supporters who make up the Kress Society elevate the Museum experience for visitors through personal involvement and sustaining financial contributions.


Kress Society Member: $1,500

  • Personalized membership cards (2)
  • Unlimited free admission for 2 adults
  • Name(s) listed on donor wall in Museum lobby
  • Invitations for two adults to special excursions (i.e. private collections and artist’s studios)
  • VIP invitations for two adults to exclusive Exhibition Preview Parties
  • VIP seating at select special events
  • Museum Exhibitions & Programs Guide (3x per year)
  • Reciprocal membership at over 800 museums throughout the country
  • Exclusive access to trips through Museum Travel Alliance
  • 10% discount at the Museum Store and Museum Café
  • Email notifications for news and upcoming events
  • 10 guest passes

Kress Society Associate: $2,500

  • All benefits of a Kress Society Member
  • Invitation to preview a new acquisition
  • Private docent-led tour for 10
  • Special Museum publication related to exhibitions or education

Kress Society Fellow: $5,000

  • All benefits of a Kress Society Associate
  • Behind-the-scenes tour and champagne reception
  • Dinner for two with the President & CEO

Kress Society Partner: $10,000

  • All benefits of a Kress Society Fellow
  • Private, customized excursion in NYC or Philadelphia with Museum staff visiting exhibitions, auction houses, art galleries, and other artistic and cultural treasures (includes round-trip transportation and a fine lunch)
  • Plaque with your name(s) sponsoring a piece of artwork from the permanent collection (1 year)

Kress Circle: $25,000+

  • Includes all benefits of a Kress Society Partner
  • Recognition as an exhibition sponsor (your choice)