Thank you for your interest in becoming a member! Benefits include:
  • eligibility to hold office and vote
  • eligibility for you and your children to participate in traditional folklore dancing
  • potential to share your favorite Panamanian recipes with thousands of Balboa Park visitors
  • make new connections in the community
  • share Panamanian culture with thousands of visitors to San Diego
  • and you don't have to live in San Diego or Panamanian to be member
Membership is valid for one (1) calendar year (January 1 to December 31):  

Membership Dues 
Regular                        $40.00 USD 
Senior (over 65)           $20.00 USD
Members are required to volunteer to host in the Museum and for yearly events (such as the Ethnic Food Fair, Lawn program, and International Christmas Festival.)

Membership is currently open and will close on March 31, 2024.

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