Hola! Thank you for your interest in becoming a member of La Nacional – the Spanish Benevolent Society.
Founded in 1868, La Nacional is the oldest Spanish social institution in the United States. Today, the Society continues to serve the Spanish-speaking community while providing a forum for the advancement and diffusion of the art, language and culture of Spain. In addition, we are fully committed to embracing and reinforcing the common bonds that unite all Hispanic peoples.
Membership is $100 for the year and offers a variety of great benefits, including:
- Discounted admission to classes, lectures, performances and other events held at La Nacional.
- A 10% discount at our acclaimed restaurant.
- Exclusive invitations to our membership parties with free food and open bar for all members and their immediate family.
- Discounted fee for all rentals at our event space, lecture hall, and classroom.
- Access to our social network and partnerships with corporate sponsors, local universities, and government departments.
- Preferred seating and admission to all cultural and social events (including reserved seats to the World Cup and other major soccer telecasts).
- Discounts for food and beverage during all events.
Perhaps most importantly, as a participant in our community, you will be an integral part of the burgeoning process to renew the rich past of this truly special New York institution.