Give Back to Your Parks


Do you want to help preserve some of America's greatest and natural treasures? Become a member of JNPA's Partner of the Parks program today.

Your tax-deductible membership dollars support vital education and community programs at JNPA partner national parks and public lands. Our members help bring history alive for park visitors', introduce families to nature, underwrite workshops and materials for teachers, and support critical park library, archival and conservation programs.

While you are giving, you will also be getting. Members enjoy discounts in 400+ park stores across the country and at numerous St. Louis area stores, restaurants and businesses. They receive a subscription to our quarterly print newsletter, and are entitled to a special members-only gift. They also have the satisfaction of knowing they're giving back to the special places that give us all so much.

Find a membership level below that's right for you. Enrolling through our website is quick and secure. Or for more information, please call (314) 678-1522.

Give a Membership as a Gift
You can also give a Partner of the Parks membership to a loved one. It's a wonderful way to share the wonder of America's special places with others, and it doubles your support. After you select your membership level and click on the "join" link, you'll be able to enter your recipient's name and address on our enrollment form. Then we'll send them a special message notifying them of your generosity.


Membership Levels


Our Partner of the Parks program offers membership choices for both individuals and corporations. Choose the membership level that works for you. You may also choose any of these levels as a gift membership; see below.

NATIONAL PARK TRAVELER:  $35 JOIN / RENEW NOW

This membership level is fully tax-deductible. In addition to the core benefits you will receive a National Park System Map and Guide. National Park Traveler members can choose from the following free and exclusive gifts:

  • Gateway Arch Baseball
  • 4-charm Carabiner Keychain
  • 6" Plush Bear
  • 15.5" Foldable Tote Bag


STEWARD:  $60 JOIN / RENEW NOW

This membership level is fully tax-deductible, and in addition to the core benefits you will receive a Partner of the Parks window cling and invitations to member-only events. Steward level members can choose their free and exclusive gift from the following:

  • Gateway Arch Baseball
  • Partner of the Parks 17" Cinchpack
  • 12" Plush Bear
  • 12" Aluminum Water Bottle


ADVOCATE:  $125 JOIN / RENEW NOW

The tax-deductible value of this membership level is $93. In addition to the core and Steward level benefits you will receive two Ultimate Options Passes. These Passes allow you to choose the benefit that works best for you - each Options Pass includes your choice of:

  • $10 Shopping Discount (online or at any of our JNPA stores)
  • Gateway Arch Movie Ticket
  • Gateway Arch Garage Parking Pass
  • Gateway Arch Tram Ticket


PROTECTOR:  $250 JOIN / RENEW NOW

The tax-deductible value of this membership level is $203. In addition to the core and Steward level benefits you will receive four Ultimate Options Passes.


GUARDIAN:  $500 JOIN / RENEW NOW

The tax-deductible value of this membership level is $438. In addition to the core and Steward level benefits you will receive six Ultimate Options Passes.



Circle Level for Community Patrons


Good civic leaders wanted! Together we can help give history a future.  There are many ways to be a good civic leader but few opportunities offer as much mutual reward as joining at the Circle Level of the Partner of the Parks program.  By joining at the Circle Level you can follow in the footsteps of previous leaders such as Thomas Jefferson, Ulysses S. Grant and Luther Ely Smith who were committed to improving our country.

The Circle Level is a group of your colleagues and neighbors who are committed to the preservation of our national parks in St. Louis and who provide leadership support to enhance the programs for visitors and the local community on an annual basis.

By joining this group and making a generous, tax-deductible contribution of $1,000 or more, you can help ensure that our national parks will be preserved and celebrated for generations to come. Contributions to the Circle Levels help to improve park exhibits, while supporting ongoing educational programs for visitors and local youth.

All Circle Level members receive core benefits, plus can experience these parks in special ways through invitations to exclusive park events.  Additionally, Circle Level members will be recognized in all JNPA publications.

Core benefits are provided for every level and include:

  • Personalized Membership Card
  • 15% Discount Online
  • 15% Discount at JNPA stores
  • 10 - 15% Discount at park stores nationwide
  • Quarterly Newsletter
  • Monthly eNewsletter


BRONZE:  $1,000 JOIN / RENEW NOW

The tax-deductible value of this membership is $818.  You will also receive the limited-edition book Gateway Arch: An Architectural Dream and a complimentary Steward level gift membership.


SILVER:  $2,500 JOIN / RENEW NOW

The tax-deductible value of this membership is $2,273.  In addition to the Bronze level benefits you will also receive a complimentary America the Beautiful Pass which is honored nationwide at National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands.


GOLD:  $5,000 JOIN / RENEW NOW

The tax-deductible value of this membership is $4,693.  In addition to the Silver level benefits you will also receive an invitation for our annual Partner Celebration.


PLATINUM:  $10,000 JOIN / RENEW NOW

The tax-deductible value of this membership is $9,009.  In addition to the Gold level benefits you will also receive 25% discount on Facility Rental Fees at the Gateway Arch, Historic Old Courthouse or Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site.


DIAMOND:  $15,000 JOIN / RENEW NOW

The tax-deductible value of this membership is $13,849.  In addition to the Platinum level benefits you will also receive four tickets to a Mississippi River Sightseeing Dinner Cruise.


LUMINARY:  $25,000 JOIN / RENEW NOW

The tax-deductible value of this membership is $23,085.  In addition to the Diamond level benefits you will also receive an upgraded 50% discount on Facility Rental Fees at the Gateway Arch, Historic Old Courthouse, or Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site.




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