Your support helps our conservation efforts


New York City's own Whale Research and Advocacy Organization

Membership levels:

All membership levels entitle you to a 'baitball" of benefits:

Dolphin - or Individual                                            $75

Basic membership with:

one free cruise on the American Princess for a whale or seal cruise.

$10 off additional cruise tickets on subsequent trips

20% off items from Gotham Whale Store

 Whales, dolphins, and seals.... Oh Boy !! 

- In the last few years marine mammals have been returning to the waters around New York City.

Gotham Whale is the first organization to research, educate, and advocate for these amazing animals that are seen "with the skyline of Manhattan in the background".

Help us as a self-sustaining entity as a 501 c 3 not-for-profit organization by joining Gotham Whale.

To be part of this exciting, and important work, become a Gotham Whale member enroll below.

Note:  Gotham Whale works in association with American Princess Cruises, a commercial whale watching company.  Membership in Gotham Whale entitles participants to the free cruises as described above.  The membership is partially deductible as a charitable donation.  The cruises must be booked thorough the American Princess office.  Gotham Whale, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization dedicated to the study, advocacy for and education about the whales and marine mammals of New York City through Citizen Science.  US Tax ID No. 47-4183517.  Duly registered with the Charities Bureau of the New York State Office of the Attorney General.  In accordance with IRS regulations, contributions are deductible to the extent allowed by law.

Blue Whale - or Sponsor                                        $1000

Corporate or personal contribution to sustain our efforts

Basic membership with:

Free cruises for 10

Gotham Whale presentation for staff at corporate location

Humpback - or Family                                            $150

Basic membership with:

Free cruises for Two adult and two children

$30 each for additional children

Discounts :

$10 off additional cruise tickets on subsequent trips
20% off items from Gotham Whale Store

Moby Dick - or Benefactor and Sustaining Advocate   $5000

Lifetime membership for all of benefits above

Gotham Whale Memberships

Help us support the whales of NYC

Menhaden, or "Bunker" Level                                      $20

- The key to our Whale's return, menhaden are the sustenance for all our whales-

This is the Basic membership, which INCLUDES:

bumper sticker

Quarterly newsletter,  The Gam.

invitation to special event and programs