Individual & Household Membership

Enjoy the year-round benefits of membership while supporting the Historical Society! Your membership helps us make the history of Beltrami County available for generations to come.

Tier 1
Individual ($25) and Family ($45) Membership

  • Free admission to the museum all year
  • Subscription to our quarterly publication, The Depot Express
  • 3 hrs. of complimentary research
  • 10% discount in our gift shop
  • Access to museums all over the country via Time Travelers Network

Tier 2
Individual & Household Membership ($80)

  • All the benefits of Tier 1, plus:
  • 2 1-day guest passes to share with friends & family
  • 2 hrs. of additional research (5 total)
  • Priority access to ticketed/registered events
  • Special recognition in our Annual Report

Tier 3
Individual & Household Membership ($150)

  • All the benefits of Tiers 1 and 2, plus:
  • An additional 4 1-day guest passes to share with friends & family (6 total)
  • 50% of space rental
  • 3 hrs. of additional research (8 total) & complimentary copies/scans
  • 2 complimentary tickets for a ticketed event in 2022

Lifetime Membership

  • Individuals under 65: $750
  • Individuals over 65: $500
  • All the benefits of Tier 3, plus a gift of recognition.
  • Lifetime membership fees will be put toward the museum’s endowment, creating a lasting legacy of giving.

Make History Today with Your Membership!

Will you contribute to the future of history? Tax-deductible individual, household, and business memberships help us collect and preserve artifacts and archives; develop exhibits and programs at the museum and across the County in schools and businesses; and make the stories of our community available for all!

Choose the membership application path below that best meets your needs:

Business and Non-Profit/Group Membership

We are grateful for the support of our member organizations who help to make our continued operations possible. We offer several membership opportunities to reflect your commitment to local history:

Tier 1 ($150)

  • Business name will be listed as a Business Member in our publication, The Depot Express, distributed quarterly in print.
  • Business name will also be hyperlinked to your business page in the digital edition of The Depot Express, distributed quarterly via e-mail.
  • Business logo and contact information will be hyperlinked to your website on our Business Members page of the BCHS website.
  • Subscription to our quarterly publication, The Depot Express
  • 2 individual annual passes for free museum admission
  • 3 hrs. of complimentary research
  • Certificate of membership
  • Quarterly feature on our social media channels

Tier 2 ($300)

  • All the benefits of Tier 1, plus:
  • 3 additional individual annual passes for free museum admission (5 total)
  • 2 hrs. of additional research (5 total)
  • 4 1-day admission tickets
  • Special Recognition in our annual report

Tier 3 ($500)

  • All the benefits of Tiers 1 and 2, plus:
  • 5 additional individual annual passes for free museum admission (10 total)
  • 6 1-day admission tickets (10 total)
  • 5 hrs. of additional research (10 total) and complimentary copies/scans
  • Featured advertisements in our Train Days and Beltrami County Fair collateral
  • Private tour for up to 10 persons or a history presentation for your organization

Non-Profit & Small Group Membership ($25)

  • Non-profit, not-for-profit organizations, and small groups of less than 15 persons that do not have membership requirements (i.e., book clubs) are eligible to participate.
  • Membership includes Tier 1 Business benefits and free monthly meeting room rental (subject to reservation & availability).