Museum of Science Fiction: Preview Location

Help us build a preview location for the new nonprofit Museum of Science Fiction in Washington, DC
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$54,923USD
raised of $160,000 goal
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This campaign started on Nov 03 and closed on March 09, 2014 (11:59pm PT).
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  • $100USD
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    Singularity Sci-Fi Book Club

    Get electronic access to every book saved by Singularity and Co., preservers of science fiction, fantasy, and vintage pulp for one full year. Plus, access other exciting SaveTheScifi.com member benefits. You'll also receive the exhibits input survey, your name will be added to the LED screen, and you'll get the Founding Colonist Certificate and the Founding Colonist Kit.

    Estimated delivery: March 2014

    65 claimed

  • $15USD
    Founding Colonist Kit

    With the Founding Colonist Kit, you'll receive the digital version of the original Museum of Science Fiction 2013 Planning Document — describing our plans and milestones in detail, how the galleries and exhibits will be designed, and who is involved. Also includes a one-year subscription to the MSF Quarterly Newsletter to keep you informed on our progress. Your name will also appear on our "Founding Colonists" webpage (only with your permission).

    Estimated delivery: March 2014

    46 claimed

  • $25USD
    Name on the Wall + Certificate

    Get your name on the full-size LED screen at the preview museum! Be immortalized as we honor our Founding Colonists on this impressive preview museum centerpiece. You’ll also get an original digital certificate designed by our chief curator and fine artist, Phil Smith. Plus, you'll receive everything in the Founding Colonist Kit.

    Estimated delivery: March 2014

    251 claimed

  • $50USD
    Collectible Mug + Magnet

    Get the first-edition Museum of Science Fiction collectibles! Includes the museum magnet — perfect for a filing cabinet, fridge, car, or airlock door. You also get the first-edition museum mug, which we're told may work in zero-g, but no promises. Your name will also be added to the LED screen and you'll get the Founding Colonist Certificate and the Founding Colonist Kit.

    Estimated delivery: March 2014

    143 claimed

  • $75USD
    Exhibit Input + Shirt + Mug

    Help guide our exhibits by taking the first opinion survey. You'll also get the first-edition museum mug and the first official museum t-shirt with your choice of phrase on front: - 1.21 gigawatts! - I find your lack of faith disturbing - Chevron 7, locked - Mostly Harmless - Open the museum doors, HAL Your name will be added to the LED screen and you'll also receive the Founding Colonist Certificate and the Founding Colonist Kit.

    Estimated delivery: March 2014

    127 claimed

  • $130USD
    Awesome Con E-Ticket

    Get a 3-day Easter Geekend Pass to Awesome Con 2014! Awesome Con is DC's comic-con, featuring a wide assortment of comic books, toys, games, celebrity guests, cosplay, gaming tournaments, activities for kids, and more. This limited edition collectible pass gets you in to all three days of Awesome Con, April 18-20. Also includes the MSF collectible Shirt and Mug.

    Estimated delivery: April 2014

    2 out of 50 claimed

  • $150USD
    Signed David Brin Book

    Get a signed, hardcover copy of science fiction author David Brin's new book Existence! Also includes the exhibits input survey, the Founding Colonist Certificate, and the Founding Colonist Kit. Your name will also be added to the LED screen in the preview museum.

    Estimated delivery: March 2014

    7 out of 100 claimed

  • $200USD
    Original Fine Art by Curator

    A limited-edition signed and numbered fine-art print by artist and museum Chief Curator Phil Smith. Choose from two options, both 8”x10” prints. Also includes access to the exclusive webcast by a senior museum staff member, where you can provide input and ask questions. You'll also receive the exhibits input survey, your name will be added to the LED screen, the Founding Colonist Certificate, and the Founding Colonist Kit.

    Estimated delivery: March 2014

    11 out of 200 claimed

  • $250USD
    Movie Pack + T-shirt + Webcast

    Get all three sci-fi classics on DVD: 2001: A Space Odyssey, Jurassic Park, and Blade Runner: The Final Cut. Also includes the first edition museum t-shirt, and access to the exclusive webcast by a senior museum staff member, where you can provide input and ask questions. You'll receive the exhibits input survey, your name will be added to the LED screen, the Founding Colonist Certificate, and the Founding Colonist Kit.

    Estimated delivery: March 2014

    8 claimed

  • $500USD
    Meet Greg Bear + Signed Book

    Meet award winning science fiction author Greg Bear at a private lecture in the preview museum and get a signed hardcover copy of “Hull Zero Three.” Also includes a private tour of the preview museum and access to the exclusive webcast by a senior museum staff member, where you can provide input and ask questions. You'll receive the exhibits input survey, your name will be added to the LED screen, the Founding Colonist Certificate, and the Founding Colonist Kit.

    Estimated delivery: March 2014

    4 out of 100 claimed

  • $750USD
    MSF Membership + Merch

    Get a one-year membership to the full-scale museum with a limited edition Founding Colonist membership card. Also includes all three sci-fi classics on DVD — 2001: A Space Odyssey, Jurassic Park, and Blade Runner. You'll get the t-shirt, access to an exclusive webcast by a senior museum staff member where you can provide input and ask questions. You'll also receive the exhibits survey, your name on the LED screen, the Founding Colonist Certificate, and the Founding Colonist Kit.

    Estimated delivery: March 2014

    3 claimed

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    $2,000USD
    Be in a David Brin Book!

    You or a loved one will be immortalized as one of David’s characters in an upcoming science fiction novel by the award winning author! (A mid-level character: choose if you want to survive or "die gruesomely"!) This is the ultimate science fiction holiday gift. No piece of memorabilia or other item can compare to being written into the story by one of the most celebrated science fiction writers today.Also includes everything in the $1,000 perk level.

    Estimated delivery: February 2014

    1 out of 1 claimed

  • SOLD OUT

    $2,500USD
    Be in another David Brin Book!

    Got a thing for red heads? David Brin can hook you up. You will be named in his next book as the character having sex off screen! Make the protagonist squirm — and help a great cause. This is the other ultimate science fiction holiday gift. No piece of memorabilia or other item can compare to being written into the story by one of the most celebrated science fiction writers today. Also includes everything in the $750 perk level.

    Estimated delivery: February 2014

    1 out of 1 claimed

  • $3,000USD
    Official Fan Advisor

    Join our senior advisory committee for one year, providing input on a regular basis. Includes a bound copy of the museum prospectus, signed by the chief curator and the executive director. Attend opening night at the preview museum and get an exclusive meeting with the executive director. Also get a Founding Colonist card with one-year membership, t-shirt, access to webcast by a staff member, your name on the LED screen, the Founding Colonist Certificate, and the Founding Colonist Kit.

    Estimated delivery: March 2014

    1 out of 25 claimed

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