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 8/2)
    • 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 8/2)
    • 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 8/2)
    • 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 8/2)
    • 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 8/2)
    • 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 8/2)

    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.

 

 

Do you know a young person who deserves special recognition?

We are now accepting nominations for our 2019 TD Bank Young Heroes Award. This honor recognizes young people who have taken action to make positive social change in their schools and communities. To learn more and submit a nomination, please click here. The nomination deadline is July 14.

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Welcome the Stranger Exhibit

Welcome the Stranger, a one-woman exhibit of cast glass, ceramics, and mixed media by artist Micaela Amateau Amato, will be on display in our GlassAccess Gallery from March 9 - June 9, 2019. This collection of works is Amato's interpretation of modern and historic figures who rose like “superheroes” to accept seemingly impossible challenges of liberty. Shown here are cast glass sculptures of Harriet Tubman and Eleanor Roosevelt.

Learn more about this exhibit by clicking here.

Liberty Forum: Firearms

We invite you to join us on Wednesday, May 15 at 7:00pm for the first in this new series that brings attendees from all points of view together. We will discuss the issue of firearms with our Moderator Intersect Alliance, along with invited experts and other participants. Our goal is to provide attendees with the tools needed for moving our conversations on hot button issues, like this, offline and back into human discussions.

Learn more and reserve your place today by clicking here.

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. Read & Romps are held twice a week, on Monday and Saturday mornings. Learn about the “story of the week” and choose the day that works best for you! Snacks and Museum admission are included.

Check our events calendar for upcoming Read & Romps.

Lila Liberty's Hero Quest

Join Lila Liberty on her quest to spread acceptance and kindness by helping her collect her "Super Hero Gadgets" throughout the Museum. This self-guided experience will encourage your child to understand how qualities like empathy, integrity, responsibility, and courage define what it means to be a Hero.

Lila Liberty’s Hero Quest is available between 12-5:00pm every Saturday and Sunday. It is included in the cost of admission. Learn more.