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Thank you for your interest in becoming a member!

While there are significant benefits to membership, including free house tours by appointment, free access to Zoom lectures and reduced admission charges to various events, the real benefit is to know that you are an important part of this very special place. The core membership, dedicated to the goals of the Museum, provides its ongoing strength and direction and allows the Museum to thrive.


Membership Categories & Benefits

All members receive the Bidwell House Museum Newsletter, invitations to all parties, discounts on our lecture programs and other events, a listing in the annual recognition of friends, and:

Individual ($40): Season tour pass for 1.
Family/Dual ($75): Season tour pass for 2.
Patron ($125): Season tour pass for 2, 4 guest passes, and membership in the North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) Association.
Old Manse Society ($250): Season tour pass for 2, 6 guest passes, a NARM membership, and a pre-arranged private tour with a local antiques expert.
Hargis & Brush Circle ($500): All of the benefits of the Old Manse Society plus a personalized tour tailored to the member’s interests.
Bidwell Society ($1,000+): All of the benefits of the Hargis & Brush Circle plus approved use of Museum grounds for a non-wedding private event.

Gift Memberships

Give the gift of a Bidwell House Museum Membership and let your friends and family enjoy all that the Bidwell House Museum has to offer! To purchase a gift membership online, please fill out the form to the left with your billing information, and then email the information about the recipient to Please be sure to include the name, email, and mailing address of the recipient, as well as a brief note if you’d like that to be included.