Give the gift of the Folger this year! From membership to tickets for performances, readings, and black-tie events to special items from our shop, you can share the unique experience of the Folger Shakespeare Library with friends and family while supporting one of the world's most renowned research institutions.
From the Folger Gift Shop
The Folger Gift Shop offers items from the scholarly to the whimsical for every Bard lover on your list! Seasonal gifts such as our Elizabethan Brandy Butter and Medieval Christmas CD are sure to delight.
Gift Certificates for Performances
Aren't sure what performance would make the best gift? Let the recipient decide with Folger Box Office gift certificates! Treat a friend or family member to our renowned arts and cultural programming for a event they can enjoy anytime during our 2008/2009 season!
Attend a Special Event
Join us for special benefit evenings this spring. In March, Acquisitions Night showcases new highlights from the collection as guests view these treasured pieces in the library's stunning Reading Rooms. The Folger Gala, to be held on April 22, is one of Washington's most elegant evenings and provides essential support for the Folger's cultural and educational programming.
The Gift of Folger Membership
Love Shakespeare? Membership starts at just $75 and offers exclusive privileges, including:
Discounted tickets for Folger Theatre, Folger Consort, and Folger Poetry performances
A welcome tour and reception for new members
Subscription to the award-winning Folger Magazine
If you are interested in giving a gift membership this year, please order no later than December 12 to allow enough time for order processing.