Become a Member

Why should I join Culinary Historians of New York?

To become part of a vibrant, congenial community. . .

…that shares an ethos of curiosity and gentle intellectual rigor in a welcoming and affable atmosphere. No special background or qualification is needed, simply a thirst for stimulating and intriguing discussions. The eminent scholars and experts who present to CHNY may be established leaders in their fields, imparting the fruits of a lifetime of study, rising voices with fresh, thought-provoking insights, or practitioners within our food systems and culture, who can offer the unique wisdom of frontline experience. Whoever the speaker, CHNY programs open surprising windows into culinary culture, whether past, present or future.

By joining CHNY, you voice support for our mission and reap the benefits of membership:

Member Benefits

Annual Membership Plans


SENIOR: $40.00
(62+) All the benefits of the Individual membership

STUDENT: $25.00
All the benefits of the Individual membership (valid current student ID required)

All the benefits of the Individual membership but for a period of 30 days

CORPORATE: $150.00
One login and e-mail address, but eligible for up to 4 tickets at member rate per event.