Become a Member

General Membership Benefits

  • Free Admission

    Free admission to NHS properties.

  • Reduced Admission

    Reduced admission for tours, programs lectures and events.

  • Subscription

    Subscription to annual NHS publications.

  • Store Discount

    20% discount on purchases made at the Museum & Shop.

  • Discounted Rates

    Discounted rates on research services.

  • Recognition

    Recognition in publications and our Annual Report.

Annual Membership Levels

  • $35

    Scholar

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    Scholar* – $35


    • Subscription to Newport History, the journal of the Newport Historical Society, and other publications
    • General membership benefits not included

    *With valid Student/Faculty ID

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  • $35

    Institutional

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    Institution* – $35


    • Subscription to Newport History, the journal of the Newport Historical Society, and other publications
    • General membership benefits not included

    *For educational or library institutions only

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  • $50

    Individual

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    Individual – $50


    • All general membership benefits for one person

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  • $125

    Household

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    Household – $125


    • All general membership benefits for 2 adults and dependents up to age 18
    • Upon joining, a copy of the book Newport: A Concise History

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  • $250

    Sponsor

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    Sponsor – $250


    • All general membership benefits for 2 adults and dependents up to age 18
    • Upon joining, a copy of the book Newport: A Concise History
    • 4 free passes to the annual Newport Show
    • Waived access fees for archive, photograph, and artifact research

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  • $500

    Patron

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    Patron – $500


    • All general membership benefits for 2 adults and dependents up to age 18
    • Upon joining, a copy of the book Newport: A Concise History
    • 4 free passes to the annual Newport Show
    • Waived access fees for archive, photograph, and artifact research
    • Upon joining, a reproduction image from the collections of the Newport Historical Society
    • 4 hours of professional research services (a $300 value)

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  • $1,000

    1854 Society

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    1854 Society – $1,000


    • All general membership benefits for 2 adults and dependents up to age 18
    • Upon joining, a copy of the book Newport: A Concise History
    • 4 free passes to the annual Newport Show
    • Waived access fees for archive, photograph, and artifact research
    • Upon joining, a reproduction image from the collections of the Newport Historical Society
    • 4 hours of professional research services (a $300 value)
    • 20% discount on one rental of a Newport Historical Society property
    • Gift membership at the Household Level to the recipient of your choice

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Questions about membership?

Please email or call our Development Associate at (401) 846-0813 x110

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