Membership

Become a Member of the Passaic County Historical Society Today!

When you join the Passaic County Historical Society, you become part of a vibrant 90+-year-old institution. Membership in the Society provides many tangible benefits including free regular museum admission, discounts, invitations to all events, quarterly and semi-annual publications, and membership in the Genealogy Club. In addition, your membership ensures that every day we can fulfill our long-standing commitment to the preservation of our large collection, making history relevant to changing exhibits, and providing educational programs for school children.

Explore the Membership Categories below and find the one that is perfect for you.

Join us and experience all that the Passaic County Historical Society has to offer!

Basic Membership Categories and Benefits
(for Individuals and Families)

Individual Membership: Benefits include free admission to Lambert Castle Museum and PCHS History and Research Library for one year during its ten-month season; a personalized membership card; free or reduced admission to membership lectures and programs; subscription to PCHS quarterly publication, The Historic County; 10% discount in the Museum Store; invitations to exhibits, previews and events; announcements of Museum trips; free membership in the Genealogy Club; subscription to The Castle Genie, the Genealogy Club newsletter; voting privileges; eligibility to serve on Board of Trustees; volunteer opportunities.

Family Membership: includes all of the benefits of Individual Membership for 2 adults of the same family residing in the same household. Also included is free admission for children and grandchildren under age 18.

Senior Membership: includes all of the benefits of Individual Membership for adults over age 65 at a discounted price.

Student Membership: includes all of the benefits of Individual Membership at a discounted price for full-time students between the ages of 18 and 23 with a valid ID.

Sustaining Membership: includes all of the benefits of Individual Membership plus four complimentary one-time admission passes to Lambert Castle Museum.

Benefactor: includes all of the benefits of Sustaining Membership plus a private guided tour of Museum by appointment for up to six guests; or five complimentary tickets to the Holiday House Boutique; public recognition in select Society publications.

Patron: includes all of the benefits of Benefactor plus two complimentary invitations to private exhibit openings; an invitation to a Castle Reception with the Museum Director and Trustees.

Supporting Membership Categories and Benefits
(for Museums, Organizations, Local Historians, and Businesses)

Education: includes a subscription to all Society publications, notification, of all Society events, free use f our research library for a designated individual in that organization, no voting privileges, not eligible to serve on the Board of Trustees.

Business Benefactor: includes Society notices, newsletters; a tour of Lambert Castle for up to six people by appointment; recognition of their business in our newsletter and a half page ad in Holiday House Journal. Supporting members shall not be entitled to voting privileges.

Corporate Patron: includes all of the above, except a full page ad in Holiday House Journal. Supporting members shall not be entitled to voting privileges.

The Passaic County Historical Society is now eligible for GE Match donations! Visit www.gefoundation.com/giving-programs/matching-gifts/ for more details!

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or call 973-247-0085 for more information.