Membership Benefits

Can you imagine New York City without Central Park? Washington, D.C. without the National Mall? Or Boston without the "Emerald Necklace?" Neither can we! By becoming a member of NAOP, you’ll join a passionate group of Olmsted enthusiasts who are leading the effort to preserve, restore and promote Olmsted designed parks and landscapes. Your support helps NAOP continue its work to document and protect these historic places while strengthening the network of communities working to preserve them.

As an NAOP member, you will receive:

NAOP’s quarterly e-newsletter Field Notes
Action alerts on urgent park issues
Discounts on books and publications
Reduced registration for NAOP conferences and workshops

Members at the institutional or professional level and higher
receive additional benefits:

Listing on NAOP’s website with a link to your organization’s site
Opportunity to promote your activities and events in Field Notes
Advocacy support and research assistance
Free job listings in NAOP’s online job bank
Employees of the organization are eligible for all NAOP membership benefits

Become a Member

Fill in the online application form to become a member of NAOP today! 

Renew Your Membership

Your continued support of NAOP is greatly appreciated. With your contributions, NAOP has created new publications to promote the Olmsteds’ work, assisted local communities in their preservation efforts, hosted workshops on historic park maintenance and strengthened advocacy efforts in our nation’s capital. 

Give a Gift of Membership

You can help preserve and restore Olmsted landscapes by giving a gift membership to friends and family. It is the perfect way to celebrate a birthday, anniversary, holiday, or “just because.” The recipient will receive notification of your gift by mail. Please allow 2–3 weeks from the date of your order for notification.

Membership Organizations

Click here to see our list of NAOP Membership Organizations.