About NYSHA Membership 

Create a sustainable legacy, preserve history, and provide insight for future generations through a membership to the New York State Historical Association.  We are a community of over 3,000 members dedicated to history, art, and offering excellence! As a member, you provide vital support for our: 

• World-class exhibitions,compelling lectures and public programs
• Growing museum collections
• Research Library
• Educational programs including History Day and virtual Distance Learning
• And much more

Purchase a membership now

All members receive these basic benefits:

• Free admission to the Fenimore Art Museum, The Farmers’ Museum, the Research Library
• Free admission to special events at both museums including Harvest Festival and Art by the Lake
• Seasonal calendars
• Award winning annual publication Heritage
• Invitations to members only events including the Annual Meeting and Members’ Holiday Reception
• Discounted subscription to NYSHA’s quarterly academic journal New York History
• Invitations and reduced rates for programs, events, and educational programs
• 10% discounts in the museums’ gift shops and cafés
• Discounted admission and purchases at the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum
• 10% discounts at the Fly Creek Cider Mill’s Millstore Marketplace

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Contact: Corrine Armstrong at (607) 547-1425 or email.