Sponsorships and tickets
The National Liberty Museum’s annual Glass Auction & Gala is our signature fundraiser and the premier glass auction in the region. 100% of the proceeds support our education and outreach programs for underserved students throughout our region. Please give as generously as you can.

 

Reserve your sponsorship or tickets below, or use this form to reserve by mail or fax.

  1. Diamond Presenting Sponsorship $25,000

    Each Diamond Presenting Sponsorship enables 2,500 students to participate in our Museum Learning Experiences ($21,000 is tax deductible)

    • TWO VIP TABLES FOR TEN (10) guests each at the Auction Gala on Saturday, 9/14, including access to the pre-Auction Cocktail Reception and Silent Auction Preview, and premier seating for dinner
    • SIX (6) guests at the Opening Night Cocktail Reception hosted by Norman and Suzanne Cohn, Friday, 9/13
    • SIX (6) guests at select NLM membership programs held throughout the year
    • Free one-year Museum membership for unlimited family and/or employees
    • 10% discount year-long for family and/or employees on Museum merchandise
    • Gorgeous commemorative glass sculpture for your home or office
    • Two-page spread in Auction Book (submission deadline of 8/12)
    • Recognition as a presenting sponsor on all printed materials, on the NLM website and social media, and special recognition from the podium during Gala.

    Reserve your sponsorship now.

  2. Ruby Sponsorship $15,000

    Each Ruby Sponsorship enables 1,500 students to participate in our Museum Learning Experiences ($13,000 is tax deductible)

    • ONE VIP TABLE FOR TEN (10) guests at the Auction Gala on Saturday, 9/14, including access to the pre-Auction Cocktail Reception and Silent Auction Preview, and premier seating for dinner
    • FOUR (4) guests at the Opening Night Cocktail Reception hosted by Norman and Suzanne Cohn, Friday, 9/13
    • FOUR (4) guests at select NLM membership programs held throughout the year
    • Free one-year Museum memberships for up to 150 family members and/or employees
    • 10% discount year-long for family and/or employees on Museum merchandise
    • Gorgeous commemorative glass sculpture for your home or office
    • One full page in Auction Book (submission deadline of 8/12)
    • Recognition on all printed materials, on the NLM website and social media, and special recognition from the podium during Gala.

    Reserve your sponsorship now.

  3. Emerald Sponsorship $10,000

    Each Emerald Sponsorship helps underwrite four professional development workshops ($8,000 is tax deductible)

    • ONE VIP TABLE FOR TEN (10) guests at the Auction Gala on Saturday, 9/14, including access to the pre-Auction Cocktail Reception and Silent Auction Preview, and excellent seating for dinner
    • TWO (2) guests at the Opening Night Cocktail Reception hosted by Norman and Suzanne Cohn, Friday, 9/13
    • Free one-year Museum memberships for up to 100 family members and/or employees
    • 10% discount year-long for family and/or employees on Museum merchandise
    • Gorgeous commemorative glass sculpture for your home or office
    • One full page in Auction Book (submission deadline of 8/12)
    • Recognition at the Auction Gala, on all printed materials, and on the NLM website and social media

    Reserve your sponsorship now.

  4. Sapphire Sponsorship $5,000

    Each Sapphire Sponsorship enables 500 students to participate in our Museum Learning Experiences ($3,800 is tax deductible)

    • SIX (6) TICKETS to the Auction Gala on Saturday 9/14, including access to the pre-Auction Cocktail Reception and Silent Auction Preview, and seated dinner
    • TWO (2) guests at the Opening Night Cocktail Reception hosted by Norman and Suzanne Cohn, Friday, 9/13
    • 2-free one-year family Museum memberships
    • 10% discount year-long for family and/or employees on Museum merchandise
    • Half-page in Auction Book (submission deadline of 8/12)
    • Recognition at the Auction Gala, on all printed materials, and on the NLM website and social media

    Reserve your sponsorship now.

  5. Amethyst Sponsorship $3,000

    Each Amethyst Sponsorship enables 300 students to participate in our Museum Learning Experiences ($2,200 is tax deductible)

    • FOUR (4) TICKETS to the Auction Gala on Saturday 9/14, including access to the pre-Auction Cocktail Reception and Silent Auction Preview, and seated dinner
    • TWO (2) guests at the Opening Night Cocktail Reception hosted by Norman and Suzanne Cohn, Friday, 9/13
    • 1 free one-year family Museum membership
    • Half-page in Auction Book (submission deadline of 8/12)
    • Recognition on all printed materials, and on the NLM website and social media

    Reserve your sponsorship now.

  6. Pearl Sponsorship $1,500

    Each Pearl Sponsorship helps underwrite one of NLM’s public programs  ($1,100 is tax deductible)

    • TWO (2) TICKETS to the Auction Gala on Saturday 9/14, including access to the pre-Auction Cocktail Reception and Silent Auction Preview, and seated dinner
    • Quarter-page in Auction Book (submission deadline of 8/12)

    Reserve your sponsorship now.

  7. Auction Tickets $400

    Tickets to the Auction Gala on Saturday, September 9/14.  Includes the pre-Auction cocktail reception, silent auction preview, live auction and dinner. ($200 is tax deductible)
    Buy your tickets now.

 

 

We Can Be Heroes Exhibition –
Call to Artists

Philly Loves Bowie Week (January 3-12) is an annual volunteer production created by a family of committed fans of the superstar David Bowie who felt it was important to gather together as a community to celebrate a truly one-of-a-kind performer. The National Liberty Museum will be participating in these Bowie-themed events with an exhibition in our GlassAccess Gallery called, We Can Be Heroes.

Artists who use glass, clay, paint, pencil, video, and other materials are invited to submit their works which relate to the general theme of David Bowie. Learn more and apply to participate today.

Destined for the Stars
by Ricky Bernstein

Destined for the Stars, a solo exhibition of painted glass, aluminum, and mixed media wall-reliefs. will be on display in our GlassAccess Gallery from August 2 - December 2, 2019. In this limited-time show, artist Ricky Bernstein celebrates victories over life’s everyday challenges, making the point that we are all heroes in our own right. Don't miss the opportunity to see this colorful and imaginative display. Learn more.

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This annual awards program, presented by YOUR LOCAL CHEVROLET DEALERS, honors police officers, firefighters, EMTs and other emergency responders for extraordinary acts of courage, empathy, and meritorious service. The 2019 Awards have been presented to this year's honorees, Please click here for the names of the winners.

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Read and Romp

Join us with your little learner, ages 2-6, for Read & Romp, an exciting hour of imaginative storytelling, interactive games, and creative crafts in the Museum’s galleries.

The upcoming Read & Romps will be held on Monday morning October 21. Check our events calendar for complete details.