Become a Member

Become a member of the Dane County Historical Society today to support local history!

There are two easy ways to become a member of the Dane County Historical Society and help us continue our mission to preserve and share local history

  • Download and print a copy of the Membership form 2018 and mail it back to us with a check for your membership.


  • Use our PayPal button below to donate online. This allows you to join or renew membership online with a credit card or PayPal account.

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As a member of Dane County Historical Society and our partner in the preservation and advancement in Dane County history you will receive:

  • Newsletters with historical articles, researchers reports, and information about upcoming events in and around Dane County
  • A member discount on all publications
  • Special invitations to Dane County Historical Society events and programs


Membership Levels

$10.00 First-time Individual Membership

$15.00 Individual Membership

$15.00 First-time Family Membership

$20.00 Family Membership

$40.00 Business or Professional Membership

$50.00 Golden Membership

$10.00 Student, with a valid Student ID

Individual and family memberships are eligible for a $5.00 discount with membership in another local historical society in Dane County. Be sure to indicate on your form that you’re a member of another local historical society!