Social clubs have been a "thing" in New York since the beginning of time. From the Eisenhowers to the Churchills, and all the swanky aristocrats in between, you weren't an elite New Yorker if you weren't a member of, well, something. While these places have been popular for a while, they're still a great place for New York's up and coming to meet other young professionals in the city.

Here are our favorite social clubs that all young, fabulous New Yorkers must join. Oh, just make sure you have a few renowned sponsors, some hefty letters of rec, and a fat check. You know, to help get your foot in the door!