The Friends of Ancient Near Eastern Art is a group composed of individuals who are passionate about the art and culture of the ancient Near East. Six special events per year, hosted by the Department of Ancient Near Eastern Art, are designed to enrich members' experience with the ancient past through a variety of exclusive programming.
Annual dues: $6,000 ($5,038 is tax deductible)
Under-40 annual dues: $5,000 ($4,038 is tax deductible)
Ishtar Society members annual dues: $10,000 ($8,962 is tax deductible)*
For more information, please call 212-570-3907 or email [email protected].
Highlights of Events
*Ishtar Society members and their guests will receive the opportunity to schedule a private tour of our galleries with department curators. Membership at this level also includes an invitation for two to an evening program and a reception with the Museum's director.