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Member Benefits — New for 2017

The most rewarding way to enjoy Filoli’s historic House and Garden is to become a member!

When you become a member of Filoli not only will you be supporting the preservation and conservation of this beautiful estate, you will be entitled to benefits including unlimited visits, exclusive member events, and special discounts on education programs and member exclusives.

See the details below to choose the membership level you will most enjoy. Your membership is tax–deductible to the extent allowed by law.

New this year: 20% senior discount on all basic levels (65 and older, available on site with valid I.D. or for senior renewals only.) Renewal notices will include a discount code to use at checkout.

Basic Member Benefits

Household is two adults and any children living in the home under 18 years of age.


Individual Senior


Household Senior


Premier Senior
Unlimited free admission to the House and Garden* X X X
NEW Extended open hours in 2017 X X X
NEW 20% discounted admission for 4 guests every visit X X X
Invitations to exclusive member events X X X
Advance registration and discounts on select events
Please see Filoli's Ticket Purchase Policy
Discounts on classes, hikes, and walks X X X
Access to Filoli’s libraries during select hours X X X
Quarterly Filoli Magazine delivered to your home X X X
NEW 10% discount in the Filoli Shop** (excludes Holiday events) X X X
Discount at select Filoli partners** X X X
FREE membership to the National Trust for Historic Preservation. Includes quarterly issues of Preservation Magazine and discounted admission to Trust sites. X X X
Discount subscriptions on select magazines X X X
Single–use guest admission passes with guided tour     2 passes
FREE House and Garden tours     X
FREE guest for each household with every visit     X
* Valid during normal operating season. Not valid on Special Event days.
** Must present current Filoli Membership Card.


Filoli Circle Member Benefits

All of the benefits of the Basic Level membership above, plus:

Single–use guest admission passes with guided tour 4 passes 8 passes 10 passes 12 passes
Access to Filoli’s libraries by appointment x x x x
Additional 10% discount in the Filoli Shop** (20% total; excludes Holiday events) x x x x
Gift certificate to use for lecture, program, or class x x x x
Invitaton to an annual Director’s Reception   x x x
FREE Estate Portrait Session ($500 value)***   x x x
Annual private behind-the-scenes estate tour     x x
10% discount on estate rental***     x x
Annual private luncheon for members and guests       x
* Valid during normal operating season. Not valid on Special Event days.
** Must present current Filoli Membership Card.
*** Subject to availability, contract required, excludes weddings.

Filoli Member Benefit Reservation Information

Member Benefit Events: Twilight Strolls and Receptions/Lectures
Your membership makes you eligible, space permitting, to attend one event each calendar year. Advance reservations are required. A member may reserve according to his or her membership level, as follows:

  • Individual members 1 space.
  • Household & Premier members 2 spaces for either one Twilight Stroll or Reception/Lecture.
  • Filoli Circle Level members 3 spaces for either one Twilight Stroll or Reception/Lecture.

Library Chats
Current members may reserve Library Chats according to their membership levels, as follows:

  • Individual members 1 space for each Chat.
  • Household & Premier members 2 spaces for each Chat.
  • Filoli Circle Level members 3 spaces for each Chat.

Additional Information
For additional information or to reserve by phone, please call Member Services Monday through Friday, 9:00 am–4:00 pm at (650) 364–8300, ext. 508.

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Exclusive Member Events that took place in 2016

Once again Filoli will offer events designed exclusively to thank Filoli members for their vital membership support. Your membership makes you eligible to attend ONE Member Benefit Event each year, space permitting. Your membership level determines how many places you are allowed to reserve for the one event you choose to attend. For complete information or to register for a Twilight Stroll, call 650–364–8300, extension 508, Monday through Friday from 9:00am to 4:00pm.

Mr. and Mrs. Bourn enjoy the Garden.

Twilight Stroll

Thursday, September 8, 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm (Reservations begin Monday, August 8)

You are cordially invited to continue Filoli’s Centennial Celebration at our September 8th Members Only Twilight Stroll. Join us from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm for a House and Garden stroll to listen to live music and enjoy hors d’oeuvres and beverages.

Don’t miss Fashionable Filoli as the House takes its bow. Fabulous finery, worn to teas, balls, and dinner parties held at Filoli, will be displayed throughout the House. The splendor of the Dining Room will be showcased with one of the most legendary social events held at Filoli: The Drunks Dinner. Enjoy the glories of the Gardens, studded with modern sculptures, along with entertainment and refreshments at this exquisite time of day.

This wonderful member event fills up quickly, so please make your reservation beginning, Monday, August 8.

No charge; open to Filoli Members only by advance registration.