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Partner in the critical work to conserve Egypt's history.
ARCE welcomes all with an interest in Egyptian culture, history and language.

Your support of ARCE is a meaningful way to contribute to a U.S.-Egypt partnership that will preserve Egyptian history for generations to come. Join now >>



General Membership

Benefits of General Membership:

  • The ARCE Scribe, a full-color magazine filled with rich descriptions sharing the research conducted by ARCE scholars
  • Preregistration discounts to ARCE's Annual Meeting
  • The scholarly Journal of the American Research Center in Egypt 
  • Use of the Simpson Library at ARCE’s Cairo Center
  • Discount at conveniently located Cairo hotels
  • Discounted subscription to Nile Magazine, a premier publication on ancient Egypt
  • Discounted subscription to JSTOR's digital library of academic journals, books and primary sources to read and download
  • Opportunities to attend lectures, workshops, tours and other special events


  • Student* - $40
  • Regular - $75
  • Retired - $60

*Dual memberships (2 people) are not available at the student level

Lotus | $155

At this level, you will receive all benefits of general membership, plus:

  • Recognition in Fall ARCE Scribe
  • Lotus pin

Papyrus | $250

At this level, you will receive all of the above benefits, plus:

  • Papyrus pin
  • Special Updates from the Executive Director

Scribe | $500

At this level, you will receive all of the above benefits, plus:

  • Recognition in Fall ARCE Bulletin
  • Scribe pin
  • Invitation to the annual President's Reception and other special events

Cartouche | $1000

At this level, you will receive all of the above benefits, plus:

  • Cartouche pin



ARCE welcomes Egyptian members. Membership is 100LE per year, and can be obtained directly through the Cairo Center (tel: 20 2 2796 8622). Contact Mary Sadek with any questions.



While the easiest way to join or renew membership is online, ARCE will accept forms and checks mailed to the U.S. Office.

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If you have any questions, you can reach us at:

American Research Center in Egypt
909 North Washington Street, Suite 320
Alexandria, VA 22314