Experience all that PEM has to offer—as a member.

Your membership support enables the Peabody Essex Museum to present superb exhibitions and sustain our mission to celebrate outstanding art, culture and creative expression in ways that increase knowledge, enrich the spirit, engage the mind and stimulate the senses.

In return, we nurture your love of art through special access to the galleries, members-only events, exclusive benefits and so much more. We count our members among our most loyal friends and family.

Join today and experience the museum in the best way possible! In no time you’ll discover a favorite gallery and particular works of art that inspire your own creative spirit.

To serve you better, PEM has launched a brand new online system for membership! If you need assistance, please call us at 978-542-1641 or email us at Thank you!

Related Events For Members

Members' Appreciation Day Sale
Saturday, November 12, 2016 from 10am - 5pm

The Museum Shop once again would like to thank PEM members for their support by offering a discount of 20 percent instead of the regular 10 percent. Harbor Sweets is on hand to offer samples of delicious favorites.

Members-Only Gallery Talk
Shoes: Pleasure and Pain
Wednesday, December 14, 2016 at 9am
Reservations by December 12

Members $15

Lynda Roscoe Hartigan, The James B. and Mary Lou Hawkes Deputy Director and exhibition coordinating curator, leads this tour before the museum opens to the public.