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Our Founder's Circle

Become a part of GDM’s exclusive circle of donors with your membership in the Grace Dee May Founder’s Circle.


With your tax deductible donation of $1,000 or more, you’ll receive unlimited free museum admission for yourself and one guest, VIP invitations to exclusive Founder’s Circle previews and special VIP events, recognition on the Founder’s Circle plaque, complimentary parking, and more.


To make your donation and join this elite group of supporters, please contact our Curator, Sean Foran, at:

Become a Member

As a member of Grace Dee May, you will receive free admission for yourself and one guest to the GDM galleries for a full year.


You'll also receive invitations to exhibition openings and lectures at the Museum. Members also receive previews of upcoming events, a quarterly newsletter and the opportunity to socialize with other members at special events.


Individual and/or Gift Memberships are available for just $35 per year.


To become a member, simply email our membership department for additional information at:

Serve as a Docent

Becoming a docent at Grace Dee May is a wonderful opportunity for you to share your love of art, culture and history with others. Our docents lead guided tours of the collection and are trained to provide insights for a wide variety of visitors from school children to adult visitors and groups. For information on training as a docent send an email to:


The Grace Dee May Museum appreciates your support

Grace Dee May Inc. (EIN: 03-0591428) is a qualified tax exempt entity under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code

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Grace Dee May Museum at the Historic Shrine Auditorium

665 W. Jefferson Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90007

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