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Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

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National Museum of Natural History
Office of External Affairs
10th Street & Constitution Avenue NW
P.O. Box 37012,
MRC 135
Washington, DC 20013-7012
202-633-0821 (phone)


Annual contribution of $5,000 ($4,600 is tax-deductible)

The Benefactors Circle is a prestigious group of individuals from across the country that provide significant support to the Museum.


Director's Circle members receive all of the benefits of Benefactors Circle plus:

  • Invitation to annual Director's Circle dinner and other special events with distinguished guests
  • Invitation to participate in travel to Museum's field research sites
  • Behind the scenes experiences of the Museum's collections with scientists
  • Two additional complimentary tickets to Imax films
  • Two additional complimentary admissions to the Smithsonian Jazz Café

To join the Director's Circle, please complete the on-line printable giving form and fax or mail it to the Natural History Museum.

Please note: This form can either be printed and then filled out by hand or with a typewriter or filled out electronically using Adobe® Reader before printing out. Download Adobe® Reader.