Become a Member

You believe in inspirational experiences gained through learning history

The Westport Museum for History and Culture is a place where memorable experiences are had. Join our membership program to support a more inclusive, more dynamic future where all voices are heard.

Westport Historical Society Inc (tax ID: 23-7402125), D/B/A the Westport Museum for History and Culture is a nonprofit organization as described in Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Your membership is a donation to the extent allowable by law.

“There are stories to be told that are still untold and characters to be portrayed that haven’t been portrayed correctly. So there’s work to be done.”

— Shonda Rhimes, Westport Museum Member, Business Insider

Support with a gift

The Westport Museum is not a town-funded agency. Your donation fuels our work and allows us to continue serving the public. Donate to our annual fund which will help create a more hopeful, inclusive future through our exhibits and programming.

Museum membership benefits

Members of the Westport Museum have the opportunity to contribute to the preservation and celebration of Westport’s history. Memberships begin at $25 and include the following benefits:

  • Free admission to the Museum’s exhibitions
  • Access to member-exclusive programs
  • Discounted tickets to special events and programs
  • 10% discount at the gift shop at the Bradley-Wheeler House
  • Additional benefits dependent on membership level
  • Discounted research rates