Become a Member of Heritage Frederick

Heritage Frederick offers many options to become a member, with distinct benefits at each level. The membership period runs one year from the end of the month in which your membership is received.

All or portion of each membership is tax-deductible, as outlined by IRS guidelines for charitable contributions. Membership contributions are acknowledged and provided a receipt for tax purposes.

Member Benefit Packages

Review the membership options below.  Select the one that best fits your interests and needs. Then fill out and submit the form. Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us!

FRIEND ($40)

  • Annual Museum and Library pass for one card holder
  • Two annual guest passes
  • Discounts on events and programs

FAMILY ($75)

All Friend benefits, plus: 

  • Annual Museum and Library pass for two card holders
  • Two annual guest passes
  • 10% discount in Bookery and Gifts

PATRON ($150)

All Family benefits, plus: 

  • Unlimited child/grandchild passes
  • Two guest passes
  • History of Frederick DVD

CONTRIBUTOR ($250)

All Patron benefits, plus:

  • Exclusive “Behind the Scenes” Tour
  • 10% off rental spaces
  • Matted Frederick print or map

BENEFACTOR ($500)

All Contributor benefits, plus: 

  • Complimentary guided tour for six
  • Framed and matted print or map

Heritage Circles

Membership in Heritage Circles ensures long-term financial support for Heritage Frederick. It is an investment in the preservation of Frederick County history, as well as the mission and work of Heritage Frederick. Heritage Circle members pledge to make a meaningful annual donation to Heritage Frederick, for 5 years, giving our organization a powerful tool that helps us plan for our future. Heritage Circle members receive all of the benefits extended to our annual members, plus additional benefits.

Jacob Engelbrecht Circle: $1,000 per year (for five years)

All Benefactor benefits, plus:

  • 1 complimentary engraved brick for the Heritage Garden

Claire McCardell Circle: $1,500 per year (for five years)

All Benefactor benefits, plus:

  • 2 complimentary engraved bricks for the Heritage Garden
  • 1 free rental of Reed Room

Gov. Thomas Johnson Circle: $2,000 or more per year (for five years)

All Benefactor benefits, plus: 

  • 2 complimentary engraved bricks for the Heritage Garden
  • 1 free rental of Reed Room and Heritage Garden