The rewards of membership:

  1. Eligible to vote and help guide the Society
  2. Be eligible to serve on the board
  3. Free admission to museum and house – suggested donation for non-members $5
  4. Free or discounted admission to events – suggested donation for non- members $10
  5. Advance notice of all events
  6. 10% museum discount
  7. Free subscription to  quarterly newsletter– ($10 extra for a mailed copy)

Becoming a Member / Renewing a Membership

We prefer that you use our online system.  Become a member or renew an existing membership by credit card, Apple Pay or Google Pay Online HERE . Unlike PayPal, this link charges no commissions/fees to the Meriden Historical Society.

You may also download and print a membership form HERE and send it with your check to MHS – Membership, P.O. Box 3005, Meriden CT 06450

Membership rates:(Please add $10.00 to the figures below if you would like to receive a printed copy of the newsletter.)

Student Membership: $10.00/year.

Senior Membership (over age 65) $20.00/year

Family Membership $40.00/year

Individual Membership: $25.00/year

Corporate Membership: $100.00/year.


Donations, in addition to membership dues, are greatly appreciated but are optional.

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES: If you’d like to get involved, we can use your volunteer skills in any of the following fields: IT; Open House Host; Research.  You can also help by volunteering to serve on any of our committees: Collections Management; Finance; Grants; House & Grounds; Marketing & Public Relations; Membership; Nominating; Programs and Fund-raising

Membership Application