We are so excited to have you join us as a California Patron! To become a member, please review the membership levels and select the appropriate box below. Please note: you are eligible for a membership discount If paying by check or by securities transfer. If you wish to pay by check or securities transfer, please download the membership form and mail it in to the address provided. We look forward to seeing you soon. Welcome to the California Patrons!
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2019 Annual Membership Contribution
To become a member, please review the membership levels below. Once you have found the level that is appropriate for you, select it in the box above.
2019 California Restorer
$1,235 by credit card for a single person (or a minimum of $1,200 when paying by check) or $2,470 by credit card for a couple (or $2,400 when paying by check) enables you to:
- Receive all benefits listed below for a California Patron
- Invitation to a California Restorer only event
- Receive a beautiful Vatican Art book
- Assist at a higher level in the restoration work of the Patrons and in promoting the arts in the Vatican Collection
2019 California Patron
As a Patron, we have a variety of ways to express our sincere gratitude for your contribution to make restorations possible at the Vatican Museums. When you come to visit us in Rome, we would like to welcome you with exceptional access and outstanding hospitality. You will be able to see not only the projects that you have adopted, but will be given an unparalleled experience in Vatican City.
$620 by credit card for a single person (or $600 when paying by check), $1,240 by credit card for a couple (or $1,200 when paying by check) or with junior memberships for those under 35 years of age for $260 by credit card (or $250 when paying by check), receive:
- Complimentary entrance and tour of the Vatican Museums with a hand-selected official guide, without waiting in line.
- Ability to view some areas of the Museums closed to the public
- Touring the restoration laboratories, including viewing current projects and talking to the restorers about their work.
- Participating in the Papal Audience with special access seating, upon request
- Special entrance into St. Peter’s Basilica
- 30% Discount at all Vatican Museum gift shops
- Subscription to the Patrons of the Arts Newsletter from the International Director
- Invitations to special events, including but not limited to: inaugural ceremonies for important completed restorations, unveilings, presentations that share in the legacy and heritage of the art of the Vatican Museums
- Commemoration and recognition alongside the restored work of art with Patron’s name and Chapter (dependent upon type and location of project)