Become a Member

CCHS is the oldest and largest county historical organization. Established in 1904, the Centre County Historical Society is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that helps people understand, experience, appreciate and preserve Centre County’s cultural and natural heritage.

You are invited to become a member of the Centre County Historical Society (CCHS). Your membership and gifts help the Centre County Historical Society enrich the lives of the public by sharing the story of the county’s unique past. Membership supports all aspects of the Historical Society’s operations.

Benefits of Membership

  • Receive Mansion Notes (quarterly newsletter)
  • Receive Centre County Heritage (historical journal)
  • 10% discount on Centre County Historical Society publications
  • Receive advance notice of publications and programs by mail and email
  • Discounts on special event admission fees (i.e. Stocking Stuffer Preview Party)

Membership Levels

  • Individual ($35)
  • Family ($50)
  • Friend ($100)
  • Patron ($250)
  • Benefactor ($500)
  • Steward ($1000)
  • Ironmaster ($1500)

*Join online.  Select your membership level from the drop-down menu on the right.  Then click the “Join Now” button to make a secure payment using our PayPal account.