Become a Member

Become a member of the museum and support our mission! Payment for membership can be done by credit card, check and via PayPal. To pay by check: Please send your name, address, phone number and email address along with your check. Make check payable to Elgin Area Historical Society: Elgin History Museum 360 Park Street Elgin, Illinois 60120

Membership Fees and Benefits

Student (under 18) $10.00/yr Free Museum admission and subscription to theCrackerbarrel. Must present valid student ID.

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Individual Adult: $30.00/yr Free Museum admission, Crackerbarrel, 15% discount in the Museum Store, and 2 guest passes to the Museum.

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Family $45.00/yr. Free family admission to Museum, Crackerbarrel, 15% discount, and 4 guest passes to the Museum.

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Sponsor $75.00/yr Annual household membership, free Museum admission, Crackerbarrel, 15% discount, 4 guest passes, and selected publications.

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Century $100.00/yr Annual household membership, free Museum admission, Crackerbarrel, 15% discount, 4 guest passes, and all publications.

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Century Plus $150.00/yr Annual household membership with free admission, Crackerbarrel, 15% discount, 6 guest passes, and all publications.

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Donor $500.00/yr Annual household membership includes free admission, Crackerbarrel, 15% discount, 4 guest passes, all publications, and one free Museum group tour for up to 25 people.

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Life membership $1,500 Entitles you and your spouse to a lifetime membership to the Society. Benefits include free admission to the Museum, 15% discount in the Museum Store, Crackerbarrel, 4 annual guest passes, all publications, annual group tour, and free annual Museum rental for any non-profit group

$1,500.00 Add to cart

Go Green! Members providing a valid email address can choose to receive an email containing a color PDF version of The Crackerbarrel instead of the monochrome paper version. The Crackerbarrel bi-monthly newsletter is mailed out or emailed to all members.