Membership Levels

 
First State Stewards $1,000 or above

First State Steward members are the backbone of the Society.  In addition to all of the benefits available to Patron members, First State Stewards are invited to exclusive events, recognized in the Society's newsletter, Making History, and they receive special updates on major Delaware Historical Society initiatives

 
Patron $500

All Basic Membership benefits PLUS:

20% rental discount on selected facilities on the Wilmington campus

Six passes for FREE tours to the Delaware History Museum or Read House & Gardens.

Two complimentary Family Memberships for gifting

Recognition in our tri-annual newsletter, Making History and on the Delaware Historical Society website

 
Sponsor $250

All Basic Membership benefits PLUS:

10% rental discount on selected facilities on the Wilmington and campus

Four passes for FREE tours to the Delaware History Museum or Read House & Gardens.

One complimentary Family Membership for gifting

Recognition in our tri-annual newsletter, Making History and on the Delaware Historical Society website

 
1915 Women's Circle $150

1915 Women's CircleAll Basic Membership benefits PLUS:

Invitations to explore topics in American history in engaging social settings

Insider tours at area museums, historic gardens, and cultural institutions

Women at the Sponsor, Patron and First State Steward levels are also invited to 1915 Women’s Circle events

 
Sustaining $100

All Basic Membership benefits PLUS:

Two passes for FREE tours to the Delaware History Museum or Read House & Gardens.

Recognition in our tri-annual newsletter, Making History

 
Family $60

Includes all Basic Membership benefits for ALL members of your house.

 


Basic Memberships:
 

Individual $45

FREE Admission to the cardholder to the Society's Research Library and Delaware History Museum on the downtown Wilmington Campus and to the Read House & Gardens in nearby New Castle.

FREE subscription to Delaware History magazine published twice a year, and tri-annual newsletter, Making History and monthly e-letter, History Matters

Special invitations to lectures, tours, and other "members only" events

25% discount on family research services

15% discount at the Delaware History museum Store in Wilmington and the Read House Gifts Shop in New Castle

Discounted fees for selected classes, programs, and events

Membership in the Time Travelers admission program, a nationwide network of attractions offering benefits such as free or discounted admission and gift shop purchases
Click here for a full listing of Time Travelers!

 
Senior (65 or older) $40
Student (with identification) $30

 

Institutional Membership - Domestic
Institutional Membership - Outside the USA

Institutional memberships are designed for schools and libraries that want the Society's semi-annual magazine and newsletter only.

For new Institutional Memberships, please contact the DHS Membership Office at (302) 295-2392.  For Institutional Renewals, please use your renewal form and return with payment or make an online renewal payment.  Thank you.

 

 

$35
$40

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The Delaware Historical Society is the statewide, non-profit organization that explores, preserves, shares, and promotes Delaware history, heritage, and culture to strengthen our community.