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Museum Membership Society

Whether you are a former Scout or just someone who appreciates Scouting, you are invited to join a select group of individuals who make up the National Scouting Museum Membership Society.

As a member of the society you will receive special benefits, including free admission, a limited-edition National Scouting Museum membership patch, and a subscription to the museum newsletter, Bridges and Trails. More important, through your support, you will enable the museum to continue to fulfill its mission of collecting and preserving Scouting's history for future generations.

The membership fees and / or donations may be tax deductible.  Please consult with your tax adviser. You will receive a confirmation letter for your tax records.

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Membership Society Benefits

*Benefits and membership levels are subject to change. 

$25  -  Scout

(limited to currently registered youth members under age 21)

  • Membership card
  • Unlimited complimentary admission (just show your Membership Card!)
  • Collectible, embroidered regular membership patch
  • Subscription to Bridges & Trails newsletter
  • Ten percent discount on museum-related merchandise in gift shop (show your card)
  • Museum T-shirt 

$50  -  Individual

All of the Scout benefits (see above) PLUS

  • 10 notecards featuring a Norman Rockwell painting & a Joseph Csatari painting
  • Museum logo decal

$100  -  Family

All of the Scout AND Individual benefits PLUS:

  • Complimentary admission for all immediate family members
  • Two complimentary museum guest passes
  • Opportunity to buy additional guest passes at discount rate
  • Museum logo tote bag
  • One complimentary workshop per quarter (enrolling up to two youth members)

$250  -  Sustaining

Scout, Individual AND Family benefits (except regular patch) PLUS:

  • Museum major donor patch (featuring a Norman Rockwell painting)
  • An additional two complimentary museum guest passes (total of 4)
  • Pocket notebook with attached pen

$500  -  Sponsor

Scout, Individual, Family AND Sustaining benefits (see above) PLUS:

  • Complimentary BSA publication or book (chosen from select titles on application form)
  • Both regular membership patch and special Norman Rockwell art patch

$1,000  - Patron

Scout, Individual, Family, Sustaining AND Sponsor benefits (see above) PLUS:

  • Additional complimentary one-year family museum membership to give as a gift
  • BSA emblem keepsake box
  • Beautiful navy blue portfolio

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