Join Baltimore City's 5-Star Platinum Club:

The Center Club

The Center Club is a 5 Star Platinum Club of America The Center Club is ranked among the top 5% of all private clubs in the country and has been named a Top 100 City Club of the World. Our Platinum Club status comes from providing the most premium, personalized experience for dining, socializing, and doing business in the region. Belonging to The Center Club means joining a place where everyone knows your name – and your preferences.

Our history makes the Club a unique place to join. The Center Club was founded in the early '60s as the only private club in the area to allow all individuals, no matter their race, religion, creed, or gender, the opportunity to gather together in a private setting to dine. Today, we have a vibrant and diverse membership that remains committed to its founding values of inclusion and excellence. We recognize the value of belonging to a Club that helps you experience the best at work or at play.


Members of The Center Club:

• Use the Club for lunch or dinner
• Host private functions
• Attend Club-sponsored events
• Join our IntraClubs – interest and specialty “clubs within the Club”
• Use the 92 reciprocal clubs we are associated with all over the world

There are no spending minimums.

The Center Club Membership Process

Applicants pay a one-time initiation fee. Annual dues cover January through December and are paid upon application along with the initiation fee.

To be considered for membership, you must submit an application with the signatures of a proposer* and seconder. The Board of Governors approves all applications at the beginning of each month. Once approved, you will be notified and may begin using the Club.

The Center Club hosts monthly Open House's for prospective members. This is a great way to tour the club, meet our membership, and decide for yourself if belonging to The Center Club is right for you.

Upcoming Open House Dates
5:30-7:00 PM
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Open House Registration

Open House Registration

Membership Classes

  •  Resident (40+)
  •  Intermediate (30-39)
  •  Junior (21-29)
  •  Non-Resident (25 miles office + home)
  •  Retired 65
  •  Retired Non-Resident
  •  Retired 75
  •  After Five