Young Patron Program

To reserve free Asia Circle tickets to select events, please call 212-327-9304 or email (Your membership status will be confirmed by our office before tickets are issued.)

Mingle and network with a fascinating mix of young patrons (ages 21-40) hailing from all professional backgrounds through Asia Society's exclusive membership group Asia Circle.

Asia Circle programs provide a great platform for developing professional and social networks and provide an opportunity for members to share ideas and experiences. Asia Circle numbers over 200 in New York City and has distinguished itself as a charismatic group within Asia Society.

Asia Circle Events

As an Asia Circle member you are invited to an exceptional array of events both on-site and off-site organized exclusively for Asia Circle members. Recent Asia Circle programs have included:

  • A private collection viewing in the home of an Asian art collector
  • Sake tasting with renowned Sake expert, Rick Smith of SAKAYA
  • Cocktail receptions with other Young Patron groups around New York City
  • Screening of Ashes of Time Redux and reception with Asia Society's film curator
  • Exclusive invitation to the Tang Dynasty Ball after party
  • Invitations to prominent art fair's Young Collectors Receptions

Ways to Join Today:

Select a membership level below to purchase online.
Contact us at 212-327-9304 or

Please note that Memberships are not refundable or transferable. Categories and benefits are subject to change.

Asia Circle Supporter $250

100% tax-deductible

Join / Renew

  • Benefits for one adult
  • Invitations to exclusive Asia Circle events and programs, such as food and beverage tastings, cocktail evenings, gallery and museum tours
  • Free tickets to select programs and events
  • Invitations to members only exhibition previews and receptions
  • Unlimited free admission to the Asia Society Museum
  • Discounted admission to all Asia Society programs
  • 10% discount at the AsiaStore and the Garden Court Café
  • Reciprocal admission at other Asia Society centers worldwide, including Hong Kong, Los Angeles, Manila, Mumbai, San Francisco, Shanghai, Seoul, Sydney, Texas, and Washington, D.C.

Asia Circle Benefactor $500

100% tax-deductible

Join / Renew

  • All benefits above for two adults residing at the same address, plus...
  • Discount on tickets to Asia Society's Annual Dinner
  • Reciprocal admission at over 650 other institutions in North America
  • Free admission to the Asia Society Museum for two additional guests

Asia Circle Sponsor $1000

$976 tax-deductible

Join / Renew

  • All benefits above for two adults residing at the same address, plus...
  • Invitation to the Annual Patron Reception
  • Priority RSVP and preferred seating at members-only events
  • Significant Ticket Discounts for Asia Society's Annual Dinner 
  • To learn more about how to join the Asia Society Rising Leaders Program, please contact our membership department.