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Becoming a member is more than a donation – it is a way to help us share the history and lessons of the Holocaust, inspire visitors to become Upstanders, and encourage those visitors to speak out on issues that are important to them and their communities.

Members enjoy unlimited Museum admission and free or reduced admission to our programs. When you become a member, you become a part of the Museum family and ensure that our critical work will continue for generations to come.

To purchase (or renew) your membership, simply click the button below to access the online form, or print out the PDF version of the form and mail to:

Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center
9603 Woods Drive, Skokie, IL 60077

Advantages of Membership

Memberships are 100% tax-deductible and include unlimited free admission to the Museum. All memberships offer the following benefits:

  • Free and unlimited admission
  • Member discounts for premium events, lectures, films, and performances
  • 10% discount in the Museum’s Legacy Shop
  • Reciprocal membership benefits with participating NARM institutions (for memberships valued at $100+)

Membership Levels & Benefits

Number of individuals included in membership11114468
Free & unlimited Museum admission
Free admission to Museum programs (exceptions apply)
Discount for premier events
10% discount in the Legacy Shop
NARM reciprocal membership benefits(2 year membership only)
Listing in Annual Report
Invitation to annual curator-led tour of the Zev & Shifra Karkomi Holocaust Exhibition
Cost per one/two year membership offerFREE$25$25$50/

Gift Memberships

Membership at Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center makes a meaningful gift for any occasion. Your gift of membership will introduce a friend or loved one to a significant chapter of history and give them the opportunity to explore the lessons of the Holocaust and other social justice topics. To purchase a Museum membership for a friend or family member, click the button below or call 847.967.4821.

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