Join or Renew Your Membership

Becoming a member is a great way to enjoy Hill-Stead Museum all year long! All memberships are FULLY tax deductible and support the Museum’s mission.

Annual Benefits

  • Free admission to the historic house, special exhibitions and estate walks
  • Advanced notice of and complimentary or discounted tickets to programs and events
  • Invitations to Members-only events
  • 10% Museum Shop Discount
  • Reciprocal membership offerings throughout the year (new for 2020!)
  • New Members-Share Hill-Stead with a friend on a complimentary New Member VIP Tour

For more information on membership, contact Megan Olver, Manager of Membership (860.677.4787 ext. 181 or olverm@hillstead.org).


Explore Membership Levels

The Join/Renew button will take you to paypal.com for secure payment processing. You can then pay by credit card or via your PayPal account.

Core Memberships

$25 Student/Educator

Annual Benefits for a student or educator
JOIN / RENEW — STUDENT/EDUCATOR

$50 Hill-Stead for You

Annual Benefits for ONE adult; plus ONE single-use admission guest pass
JOIN / RENEW — HILL-STEAD FOR YOU

$75 Hill-Stead for Friends and Family

Annual benefits for ANY TWO adults AND up to TWO guests under 18; plus ONE single-use admission guest pass
JOIN / RENEW — HILL-STEAD FOR FRIENDS AND FAMILY


Enhanced Memberships
(Formerly Arts & Leisure Memberships) 

Includes all annual member benefits for any TWO adults and up to TWO guests under 18; PLUS exclusive art and collections-based programs throughout the year.

$150 Bronze

$300 Silver

$500 Gold

  • TWO single-use admission guest passes
  • 1/2 off general admission for up to TWO accompanying guests per visit (new for 2020!)
  • Enrollment in The Art Museum Reciprocal Network (free admission to 37 member art museums)
  • TWO single-use Sunken Garden Poetry Passes (a $30 value)
    JOIN / RENEW — GOLD

Exceptional Memberships

Theodate Pope Riddle Society ($1,000+)

The Theodate Pope Riddle Society recognizes donors of $1,000 or more with exceptional cultural events and elegant, welcoming social gatherings.

To learn more, contact Susan Orred, Director of Development (orreds@hillstead.org, or 860.677.4787 x131)