Help preserve Geneva’s best cultural institution. Renew or become a Geneva History Museum member during the month of May for a chance to win a $100 gift certificate to the Museum. Certificate can be used for programs, research, events or in the Gift Shop. Annual Membership benefits include:

  • Free Admission to Exhibitions
  • Invitation to Annual Members Celebration
  • Invitations to VIP/Members Only Exhibition Preview Parties
  • Invitations and discounts for Special Events & Programs
  • Annual Calendar of Exhibitions, Programs and Events
  • Email Updates
  • Reduced Research Fees
  • 10% off Gift Shop Purchases (20% at the Annual Members Celebration)
  • Reciprocal Benefits to more than 200 Museums in over 40 states

Give More & Get More

Membership support is important, however, it covers a very small portion of operating expenses. That’s why your unrestricted donation is vital to preserve Geneva’s history with engaging exhibitions, programs, and events. Donors of $100 or more now get access to recorded programs on the Museum’s website. Did you miss a Brown Bag Program this year? Now you can watch them at your convenience on our website. Annual Donors receive the following benefits:

Pioneer / $100 – $249

  • Name on annual donor wall
  • Recognition in annual mailing
  • Online access to recorded Museum programs
  • Complimentary one-year membership

Settler / $250 – $499

  • All Pioneer benefits plus:
  • Free admission to all Brown Bag Programs

Historian / $500 – $999

  • All Settler benefits plus:
  • Free admission to all Exhibition Programs

Herrington Circle / $1,000+

  • All Historian benefits plus:
  • Invitations to special Herrington Circle events & parties
  • Gift of one-year membership for a friend
  • 50% off Museum Room Rental fees

Memberships can be made here on our website, in person at the Museum, over the phone at 630-232-4951, or by mail to 113 South Third Street, Geneva, IL 60134. Please indicate how you would like to be listed in our donor database and in all recognitions.