CALIFORNIA – The Athenaeum at the California Institute of Technology


The Athenaeum, is a private membership club that first opened its doors on the campus of the California Institute of Technology in 1930. The club has grown with the Institute but remains faithful to the vision of its founders, whose purpose was to promote social, cultural, and intellectual exchange.

The Athenaeum has over 4,000 members and has lovely building and grounds offer members and their guests convenient settings for formal and informal dining, meetings, casual rendezvous, or private parties. The club also has several guest rooms and suites that house members or their sponsored guests and visitors to the Institute.