Maine Historical Society

MAINE HISTORICAL SOCIETY

PRESERVING HISTORY
ENGAGING MINDS
CONNECTING MAINE

It's Easy to Become a Member or Renew

As an MHS Member, you'll enjoy these great benefits

Admission

Shopping Discounts

Connections

Library and Research Services

Legacy

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Levels of Membership and Benefits

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Individual Benefits listed above  $40

Family

Benefits listed above for two people in one household  $50

Student

Individual level membership benefits with valid student ID  $20

Contributor

Family level membership benefits plus:
- Two guest passes to the Wadsworth-Longfellow House and MHS Museum
 $75

Friend

Family level membership benefits plus:
- Free admission and other reciprocal benefits to hundreds of museums nationwide through the Reciprocal Organization of Associated Museums (ROAM)
- Four guest passes to the Wadsworth-Longfellow House and MHS Museum
- Named recognition in the MHS Annual Report
 $100

Supporter

Friend level membership benefits plus:
- Six guest passes to the Wadsworth-Longfellow House and MHS museum
- 10% discount on space rental for your private event, meeting, or party
 $250
Gifts of $500 or more will be assigned to the Annual Fund

Advisor

Complimentary membership
Supporter level membership benefits plus:
- Private tour of the Wadsworth-Longfellow House for you and up to six guests (by appointment)
 $500
Membership gifts of $1,000 or more are recognized in our leadership donor society, the 1822 Founders Council.

Baxter Partner

Advisor level membership benefits plus:
- Invitations to exclusive 1822 Founders Council events
- Private tour of either the latest museum exhibition with the Museum Curator or the Brown Library with the Curator of Library Collections (by appointment)
 $1,000-$2,499

Wadsworth Patron

Advisor level membership benefits plus:
- Invitations to exclusive 1822 Founders Council events
- Private tour for you and up to four guests of either the latest museum exhibition with the Museum Curator or the Brown Library with the Curator of Library Collections (by appointment)
 $2,500-4,999

Longfellow Benefactor

Advisor level membership benefits plus:
- Invitations to exclusive 1822 Founders Council events
- Tea and a private tour for you and up to four guests with the Executive Director (by appointment)
 $5,000-9,999

Leadership Circle

Advisor level membership benefits plus:
- Invitations to exclusive 1822 Founders Council events
- Lunch with the Executive Director and a private look at some of our treasures
 $10,000+

 

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Feel free to contact us at (207) 774-1822 or membership@mainehistory.org if you have any questions about membership at Maine Historical Society or wish to join or renew by telephone.

If you prefer, download our membership application, print and mail to us at Maine Historical Society, 489 Congress Street, Portland, Maine 04101.