Membership

Membership

Members have access to the galleries, exhibitions, exclusive events, and programs that keep them engaged throughout the year all while supporting the care of a priceless collection that represents their history and identity of a community. Become a member today and immerse yourself in Worcester history – OUR CITY. OUR HISTORY. OUR FUTURE.

 

Basic benefits of a Worcester Historical Museum include:

  • Free admission all year to Worcester Historical Museum and Salisbury Mansion
  • Unlimited use of Worcester Historical Museum’s research Library
  • Monthly electronic calendar/newsletter
  • Early admission to select exhibit openings
  • A WHM Bookmark
  • 10% discount on purchases in the Museum gift shop (20% in December)
  • A coupon for a limited-edition book courtesy of Chandler House Press (while supplies last

Become a member today and immerse yourself in the history because Worcester is your city, your history, and your future.

Basic Benefits

Senior/Student $25.00
Individual $40.00
Family/Dual $60.00
  • Free admission all year to Worcester Historical Museum and Salisbury Mansion
  • Unlimited use of Worcester Historical Museum Research Library
  • Monthly electronic calendar/newsletter
  • A WHM Bookmark
  • Early admission to select exhibit openings
  • 10% discount in Museum Store (20% in December)
  • A coupon for a limited-edition book courtesy of Chandler House Press (while supplies last)

Membership

Sustaining | $100-249

Above Basic Family Benefits plus 

  • Up to 4 guest passes upon request
  • TidePool Bookshop, Worcester Wares, or Vaillancourt Folk Art 10% off 1 item coupon
  • Director’s gift coupon



Salisbury Mansion Associate | $250-499

Above Basic Family Benefits plus:  

  • up to 6 guest passes upon request
  • TidePool Bookshop, Worcester Wares, or Vaillancourt Folk Art 10% off 1 item coupon
  • Director’s gift coupon



Leadership | $500-999

Above Basic Family Benefits plus:  

  • up to 8 guest passes upon request
  • TidePool Bookshop, Worcester Wares, or Vaillancourt Folk Art 10% off 1 item coupon
  •  Director’s gift coupon



Samuel Staples Society | $1,000 and above

 Above Basic Family Benefits plus: 

  • Up to 10 guest passes upon request 
  • TidePool Bookshop, Worcester Wares, or Vaillancourt Folk Art 10% off 1 item coupon
  • Director’s gift coupon
  • WHM private function rental discount (restrictions may apply)



Named for the museum’s founder, the Staples Society offers the highest level of membership to individuals who share Samuel Staples’ vision.  Staples Society members have the satisfaction of taking a leadership role in sharing the story of Worcester.

» Download a Membership brochure here
» Download a Corporate Council Membership brochure here

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30 Elm Street
Worcester, MA 01609
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Contact Us
e: info@worcesterhistory.net
p: (508) 753-8278

Museum Hours

Gallery Hours
Tuesday - Saturday: 10:00AM - 4:00PM
4th Thursday of the Month: 10:00AM - 8:30PM

Library Hours
Wednesday - Saturday: 10:00AM - 4:00PM
4th Thursday of the Month: 10:00AM - 8:30PM

Salisbury Mansion
Thursday - Saturday: 1:00PM - 4:00PM

Closed: New Year’s Day, Martin Luther King Day, President’s Day, Patriot’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

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