Members are the backbone for all that we do at the Mansion.
Membership an elemental and essential source of support that allows us to fulfill our mission to preserve this internationally recognized property and share it with the public. Being a member of Victoria Mansion brings you closer to the museum and allows you to enjoy special opportunities to enjoy and access the Mansion. All members enjoy a year’s worth of free admission, a range of discounts, and advance notice of special events (many exclusively open only to members). With a variety of membership levels, you’re sure to find the group that’s right for you.
Morse Associate ($1,200+)
For donors who wish to have the greatest impact. Named for the Mansion’s original owners, Ruggles and Olive Morse, the Morse Associates level is for contributors of $1,200 a year. In addition to all the benefits of membership, Morse Associates enjoy exclusive parties, special off-site trips, and a special-access tour with up to 15 friends.
Libby Circle ($600-$1,199)
When the Libby family purchased the Mansion and the majority of its contents in 1894 from Olive Morse, they changed little about the house, paving the way for the institution we are today. For $600 a year, Libby Circle members enjoy the full suite of member benefits, including a special Director’s tour of the Mansion to share with up to 12 friends.
Herter Circle ($350-$599)
Gustave Herter, founder of Herter Brothers, was commissioned for all of the interior decoration in the Mansion, and today, it stands as the earliest and only existing commission of that celebrated New York design firm. For $350 a year, Herter Circle members enjoy the Mansion’s core membership benefits while gaining an exclusive reception and more opportunities to share the Mansion with family and friends.
Gaslight League ($250+)
This dedicated group of young-at-heart history buffs is named after the Mansion’s remarkable original 19th century lighting fixtures. The League celebrates the design and history of this unique National Historic Landmark. For $250 a year, League members enjoy the Mansion’s core membership benefits including a plus one for tour admissions and membership events, as well as invitations to exclusive talks, lyceums, and other events focused on the Victorian and Edwardian periods not offered at any other membership level.
In addition to the Mansion’s core suite of membership benefits, Sustaining members not only enjoy free tour admission for 2 adults and all children of the household, but also extend free admission to 1 guest anytime that we are open.
Becoming a Supporting member is the best way to share the Mansion with the whole family. For $90 a year, Supporting members receive free tour admission for 2 adults and all children of the household anytime we are open.
An Individual membership at the Mansion is a great way to both show your support of and remain close to the Mansion. In addition to all of the core benefits we gratefully offer all members, $50 a year Individual members receive free tour admission anytime that we are open.
Victoria Mansion is a place of history, exploration, and wonder, with a wealth of stories to tell. As a dynamic site with ongoing scholarship, we offer students of any level (college/university, trade school, graduate school, PhD, other advanced degrees) and professional educators (PreK-12, postsecondary, continuing education, fellow museum educators) an option for a $30 membership that grants free admission to Victoria Mansion during all open seasons, as well as invitations to special events. Student/Educator members must be 18 years of age or older and provide a valid school/organization email address or other form of student or educator ID to qualify. For questions about this tier, please call (207) 772-4841 ext. 111.