Membership

Support the Bethel Historical Society by Becoming a Member!

The Bethel Historical Society is a private, non-profit organization that is supported through membership fees as well as other fund-raising campaigns. Membership support allows the Bethel Historical Society to carry out its mission to preserve and interpret the history of western Maine and the White Mountain region. Memberships, as well as contributions to the Society’s Annual Fund, are tax-deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law.

Membership in the Bethel Historical Society provides the following benefits:

  • Free admission to regularly scheduled tours of the Mason House period rooms
  • 10% discount on purchases from the Society’s Museum Shop (To use online: apply the coupon code “member” in your cart when purchasing a new membership, or apply a special code we will send to you if you are an existing member.)
  • Free use of the Society’s research library, plus discounts on photocopying and “remote research request” fees
  • Subscriptions to The Courier (newsletter) and The Bethel Athenaeum (history journal)
  • e-News announcements about upcoming programs, exhibits, educational activities and publications
  • Preferred rate for Mason House exhibit hall / meeting room rental
  • Voting rights in the Society
  • Reduced course fees

Membership Levels:

Become a Member!

To become a member of the Bethel Historical Society, please visit the membership shop page or print out a membership form, indicating the level at which you would like to join. All memberships, except for those at the Life category, are for the calendar year. New members who join after July 1 are also considered paid through the following year.