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Become a member! Benefits include...

Free admission to the museum and library for you and your family

Quarterly On the Square newsletter delivered to your home

Invitations to new exhibit openings

Invitation to our annual meeting–the History Makers Gala

10% discount on all purchases in the museum store

Free or discounted admission at 200+ historic sites and museums

Choose a membership level to fit your needs:

  • McLean Club ($2,500+): Funds one full day of Museum operations, exhibits, and educational programs
  • Lincoln Club ($1,000-$2,499): Underwrites four school tours during the annual Evergreen Cemetery Walk
  • Stevenson Club ($500-$999): Supports one full week of services in the Stevenson-Ives Library/Archives
  • Fifer-Bohrer Club ($250-$499): Helps furnish hands-on artifact loan kits for classroom use
  • Davis Club ($100-$249): Funds an on-site Senior Reminiscence program for residents in an assisted-living center
  • Primary Membership ($50-$99): Covers basic costs, including mailings, events, newsletters, and Time Travelers benefits
  • Give What You Can ($______): For McLean Co. residents on a limited income

Every membership in the McLean County Museum of History benefits the entire community.

Your support will help to...

  • provide educational programs for over 7,000 school children
  • allow increased access to our collection through digital projects
  • make possible "No Admission" Tuesdays
  • furnish artifact loan kits for classroom use, and
  • special events like Cemetery Walk