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Membership Levels

Individual – $65, 10% discount in Museum shop and unlimited Museum admission for one year for one person.  Invitations to exclusive member events, subscription to e-newsletter and all Museum mailings.  Special member only discount on Museum ticketed events.  Opportunity to join the American History Book Club and Forum.

Family – $95, 10% discount in the Museum shop and unlimited  free admission for one year for immediate household and grandchildren under age 18.  Invitations to exclusive member events, subscription to e-newsletter and all Museum mailings.  Special member only discount on Museum ticketed events.  Opportunity to join the American History Book Club and Forum.

Supporting Level Memberships

Each of the memberships below comes with the added benefit of free admission to hundreds of museums across the country through the North American Reciprocal Museum Program (NARM) and the Southeastern Reciprocal Museum Program (SERM). For a full list of participating Museums for each program, click below.

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List of NARM Participating Museums

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List of SERM Participating Museums

DICEY LANGSTON SPRINGFIELD SOCIETY

$165 Household Membership: 10% discount in the Museum shop and unlimited  free admission for one year for immediate household and grandchildren under age 18.  Invitations to exclusive member events, subscription to e-newsletter and all Museum mailings.  Special member only discount on Museum ticketed events.  Opportunity to join the American History Book Club and Forum.  Two guest passes, reciprocal membership privileges to over 500 participating Museums outside Greenville County.

Dicey Langston Springfield (b. Laurens District, 1766)

Inspired by love of family and country, Dicey Langston twice risked her life to confound Loyalists, once walking miles at night through swamps and creeks to warn her brother of an attack and once throwing herself between her aging father and Tory raiders, refusing to give them the information they sought.

DANIEL MORGAN SOCIETY

$275 Household Membership: 15% discount in the Museum shop and unlimited free admission for one year for immediate household and grandchildren under age 18.  Invitations to exclusive member events, subscription to e-newsletter and all Museum mailings.  Special member only discount on Museum ticketed events.  Opportunity to join the American History Book Club and Forum.  Two guest passes, reciprocal membership privileges to over 500 participating Museums outside Greenville County.

Daniel Morgan (b. New Jersey, 1736)

Morgan joined the American Army at the start of the Revolutionary War and distinguished himself in the early northern campaigns. His most memorable achievement was as hero of the Battle of Cowpens, in which he led a group of untrained militia and Continentals to victory over a superior British force.

VARDRY MCBEE SOCIETY

$500 Household Membership:  15% discount in the Museum shop, unlimited  free admission for one year for immediate household and grandchildren under age 18.  Complimentary admission for up to four guests on each visit.  Invitations to exclusive member events, subscription to e-newsletter and all Museum mailings.  Special member only discount on Museum ticketed events.  Opportunity to join the American History Book Club and Forum.  Four guest passes, reciprocal membership privileges to over 500 participating Museums outside Greenville County.

Vardry McBee (b. near present-day Gaffney, 1775)

Rightly called “the father of Greenville,” Vardry McBee was a determined and hard-working entrepreneur whose efforts in the mid-1800s turned Greenville into a center of commerce and culture.

RICHARD PEARIS SOCIETY

$1,000 Household Membership: 15% discount in the Museum shop, unlimited  free admission for one year for immediate household and grandchildren under age 18.  Complimentary admission for up to four guests on each visit.  Invitations to exclusive member events, subscription to e-newsletter and all Museum mailings.  Special member only discount on Museum ticketed events.  Opportunity to join the American History Book Club and Forum. Four guest passes, reciprocal membership privileges to over 500 participating Museums outside Greenville County.

Richard Pearis (b. Ireland, 1725)

A daring frontiersman and Indian trader, Richard Pearis was one of the first European settlers to successfully acquire land, including present day Paris Mountain, in what was to become Greenville.

HATTIE LOGAN DUCKETT SOCIETY

$2,500 Household Membership: 15% discount in the Museum shop, unlimited  free admission for one year for immediate household and grandchildren under age 18.  Complimentary admission for up to four guests on each visit.  Invitations to exclusive member events, subscription to e-newsletter and all Museum mailings.  Special member only discount on Museum ticketed events.  Opportunity to join the American History Book Club and Forum. Four guest passes, reciprocal membership privileges to over 500 participating Museums outside Greenville County.

Hattie Logan Duckett (b. Greenville, 1896)

Driven by a passion for education, Hattie Logan Duckett went from teacher to community leader, founding the Phillis Wheatley Center in 1919 at the age of 23. Mrs. Duckett worked for over 75 years for the advancement of education for African-American women and children, including her active participation in the desegregation of the Greenville Country School District in 1970.

WADE HAMPTON SOCIETY

$5,000 Household Membership: 20% discount in the Museum shop, unlimited  free admission for one year for immediate household and grandchildren under age 18.  Complimentary admission for up to four guests on each visit.  Invitations to exclusive member events, subscription to e-newsletter and all Museum mailings.  Special member only discount on Museum ticketed events.  Opportunity to join the American History Book Club and Forum. Six guest passes, reciprocal membership privileges to over 500 participating Museums outside Greenville County.  One-time Museum rental discount of 25%.

Wade Hampton, III (b. Charleston, 1818)

Hampton, namesake of the Revolutionary War hero, served as a  lieutenant general in the Confederate cavalry. After the war he participated in in politics under the Democratic party,rising to the position of Governor of South Carolina and U.S. Senator.

ANDREW PICKENS SOCIETY

$10,000 Household Membership: 20% discount in the Museum shop, unlimited  free admission for one year for immediate household and grandchildren under age 18.  Complimentary admission for up to four guests on each visit.  Invitations to exclusive member events, subscription to e-newsletter and all Museum mailings.  Special member only discount on Museum ticketed events.  Opportunity to join the American History Book Club and Forum. Six guest passes, reciprocal membership privileges to over 500 participating Museums outside Greenville County.  One-time Museum rental discount of 25%. One-time complimentary use of Museum for private function.

Andrew Pickens (b. Pennsylvania, 1739)

Known as the “Fighting Elder,” Pickens served as a leader of the militia in the American Revolution, rising to the rank of Brigadier General. After the war he served in the United States House of Representatives.

Gift of Membership

To purchase memberships please stop by or call the Museum at 864.467.3100.
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Family Membership Benefits:

Unlimited FREE Museum admission for an entire year for 2 adults and children or grandchildren under 18

Exclusive Members Only Exhibit Preview Parties

A 10% discount in the Museum Store

Double Discount Shopping Days in the Museum Store

Exclusive invitation to special events and activites

Discounts on Museum classes, birthday parties, lectures, programs and workshops

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