You probably know Strawbery Banke Museum for the wildly popular 4th of July, Ghosts on the Banke and Candlelight Stroll traditions, but there is so much more to Strawbery Banke! By becoming a member, you are participating in the New England traditions we hold dear – and are helping to preserve history for future generations to enjoy and learn from.
Membership contributions support the work at the Museum including restoring and maintaining the historic buildings and gardens, caring for our collections, and providing special events and educational programs for our visitors.
JOIN TODAY! To become a member, you can join or renew online by clicking here or you can download the enrollment form by clicking here and mail it along with your check to: Strawbery Banke Museum, Membership Office, PO Box 300, Portsmouth, NH 03802.
Individual $50 ($4/month) 1 Adult
Companion $75 ($6/month) 2 Adults
Family $85 ($7/month) 2 Adults & children under 17
- Free daily admission
- 50% admission to signature events*
- 10% off at the Museum Stores (excluding food)
- Monthly email newsletter
- Invitation to members-only events
- Discounts at other museums throughout the country***
Additional Membership Levels & Benefits
Friend $150 ($12/month) 3 Adults & children under 17
- Same benefits as Individual, Companion & Family, plus:
- Free admission to signature events
Supporter $250 ($20/month) 4 Adults & children under 17
- Same benefits as Friends, plus:
- Option to display company brochures in Visitors Center take-one rack
Patron $500 ($40/month) 6 Adults & children under 17
- Same benefits as Friend and Supporter, plus:
- Opportunity to purchase tickets early
- Invitation to special events
- Print and online name/logo listing
- Link from Strawbery Banke Museum website to your website
Benefactor $1,000 ($80/month) 8 Adults & children under 17
- Same benefits as Patron, plus:
- 10% discount on site rentals
Subscriber $2,500 ($200/month) 10 Adults & children under 17
- Same benefits as Benefactor, plus:
- Feature article online and in print newsletter
- 20% discount on site rentals
Stakeholder $5,000 ($400/month) 12 Adults & children under 17
- Same benefits as Subscriber, plus:
- 35% discount on site rental
Season Sponsor $10,000 ($800/month) 20 Adults & children under 17
- Same benefits as Stakeholder, plus:
- 45% discount on site rental
- Your choice of one of the following:
- Recognition as historic house sponsor for season**
- Opportunity to hold reception in an historic house**
- Opportunity to hold private dinner in an historic house**
Library $250 ($21/month) Up to 2 families per day
- Provides free daily admission
- Free admission to signature events*
- 10% discount in Museum store (excludes food)
- Discounts at other museum's throughout the country***
To purchase a Library Membership, please contact the Membership Office directly at 603.422.7508.
* Signature events: An American Celebration (July 4th), NH Fall Festival, Ghosts on the Banke & Candlelight Stroll
** Season Sponsor may elect one of the three options: historic house sponsor, reception in historic house or a private dinner in historic house. List of available houses will be provided by Strawbery Banke Museum.
*** Please visit http://timetravelers.mohistory.org/ for a complete list of participating museums.
Members are the key to preservation and ongoing strength of the Museum. Your support helps to ensure that the Museum bustles with activities, events, and special programs that preserve the spirit of four centuries of American history!
For more information about membership opportunities with the Museum please contact the membership office at:
Mail: Strawbery Banke Museum, Membership Office, PO Box 300, Portsmouth, NH 03802