As a member, you'll have discounted or exclusive entry to all club activities and events, including:

  • Lectures by leading players and instructors
  • Chess classes
  • Weekly tournaments
  • Summer chess camps
  • Outdoor garden parties
  • Simultaneous exhibitions

You can purchase a membership (for yourself or as a gift) directly online!

Membership Rates

Resident (lives in NYC or one of 10 surrounding counties, determined by zip code):$325/year; $180/6 months
Senior Resident (age 62+):$225/year; $125/6 months
Youth Resident (Age 18-21):$225/year
Scholastic (Under age 18):$200/year
Trial:$100/ 3months which can be applied for any full membership.