Join or Renew Your Membership

Join Hill-Stead Museum and begin enjoying all that Hill-Stead has to offer, and help preserve Hill-Stead today, and for generations to come.  Browse our membership options to start taking advantage of all that Hill-Stead has to offer.


Annual Membership Benefits

Enjoy Year-Round Access to Hill-Stead
  • Unlimited admission to the museum and special exhibits
  • Year-round First Sunday programs for adults & children
  • Three-season access to Education Station’s resources for children
  • Admission to special member programming and lectures
  • New members: Enjoy a VIP New Member Tour!
Join In with special invitations to
  • Hill-Stead’s Valentine’s Day Toast
  • Hill-Stead’s Holiday Party – a festive, ticketed event
  • Opportunities to socialize & volunteer year-round
Be First To Know, First To Go with
  • Advance notice of special programs & events
  • Members-only, advance ticket purchase opportunities
  • Preferred pricing for selected programs & events
  • See our current member-preferred opportunities in our Calendar
Shop with a Smile using your 10% Museum Shop discount


Choose Your Membership Level (or send one as a gift!)

To see the benefits for each membership level, click the arrow.  The Join/Renew button will take you to paypal.com for secure payment processing.  Once there, you can pay by credit card or via your PayPal account.

$25 Student

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Includes ALL Annual Membership Benefits for full-time students age 18+

$50 Individual

$75 Dual

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Includes ALL Annual Membership Benefits for two designated adults, PLUS

  • Complimentary Invitation to the Annual Tasting Tour (house, cellars, spirits)
  • Complimentary Invitation to Hill-Stead’s Veranda Views & Cocktails Party
  • Discounted admission to specially selected events

$75 Family/Grandparent

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Includes ALL Annual Membership Benefits for two adults living at the same address and their children or grandchildren age 17 and under, PLUS

  • Discounts on children’s Winter, Spring and Summer Vacation Workshops
  • Free admission to Story Time @  Theo’s
  • Free admission to the Children’s Holiday Tour
  • Discounted admission to specially selected family events

$75 Impressionists Council (for young professionals) – Introductory

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This new membership level for young professionals includes all annual membership benefits plus:

  • Preferred pricing for IC member events
  • 10% discount on purchases at local restaurants
  • Guaranteed spot in the Casual Croquet Tournament (Summer 2017)

$150 Impressionists Council (for young professionals) – Philanthropist

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This new membership level for young professionals includes all annual membership benefits for two people, all Impressionists Council Introductory benefits, plus:

  • One complimentary ticket to Wine Tasting Event
  • The opportunity to purchase up to two benefit dinner auction tickets at reduced price.

$150 Arts & Leisure - Bronze

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Includes ALL Annual Membership Benefits, ALL Family/Grandparent , ALL Dual level benefits, PLUS

$300 Arts & Leisure – Silver

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Includes ALL Annual Membership Benefits, ALL Bronze level benefits, PLUS

$500 Arts & Leisure – Gold

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Includes ALL Annual Membership Benefits, ALL Silver level benefits, PLUS

  • Complimentary invitation to an Arts & Leisure VIP Tour for you and four guests
  • 10% off one annual rental of the Pope Board Room, Solarium or Veranda.*
*Perfectly sized for showers or birthday, anniversary, graduation and engagement parties.  For venue details, please contact Sarah Wadsworth, Rental Services Manager, 860-677-4787 x134.


About Hill-Stead’s Theodate Pope Riddle Society

The Theodate Pope Riddle (TPR) Society is comprised of exceptionally generous members who have dedicated themselves to advancing the museum’s mission of enrichment and preservation. TPR members enjoy enhanced benefits, as well as invitations to tours, social gatherings, performances and lectures.

For more information on membership privileges, see the descriptions of levels below, or contact Susan Orred, Director of Development orreds@hillstead.org, or 860.677.4787 x131

$1,000 Benefactor (fully tax-deductible)

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Includes ALL Annual Membership Benefits, all Patron benefits, PLUS

  • Complimentary invitations to all TPR Society events including exhibit openings, private home & garden events, and the Society’s annual Musicale
  • Complimentary membership in Hill-Stead’s Decorative Arts Study Group
  • 20% Museum Shop discount

$2,000 Associate (benefits valued at $50)

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Includes ALL Annual Membership Benefits, ALL Benefactor benefits, PLUS

  • Complimentary admission for four accompanying guests per visit
  • Two tickets to the annual Holiday Party

$3,000 Fellow (benefits valued at $50)

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Includes ALL Annual Membership Benefits, ALL Associate benefits, PLUS

  • Two additional tickets to the annual Holiday Party (a total of four)
  • 10% off facility rentals for private celebrations and meetings for all venues

$5,000 Angel (benefits valued at $100)

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Includes ALL Annual Membership Benefits, ALL Fellow benefits, PLUS

  • Complimentary admission for all accompanying guests
  • Free admission to all museum events (except major fundraisers)

$10,000 Master (benefits valued at $300)

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Includes ALL Annual Membership Benefits, ALL Angel benefits, PLUS

  • A complimentary use of Hill-Stead’s Pope Board Room for your private event (subject to availability)
  • Special Donor Recognition
  • Two tickets to the annual Dinner Auction

For more information on membership, contact Kirsten Fuchs, Manager of Membership & Annual Fund, at 860.677.4787 ext. 181 or fuchsk@hillstead.org.