General Membership

Membership Information 

Join now to experience each of our sites. Members and donors help provide operational support for the Culture & Heritage Museums, comprised of the Museum of York County, Historic Brattonsville, Main Street Children’s Museum, and McCelvey Center. Each site offers a different aspect of the Carolina Piedmont and furnishes guests with unique experiences and aligns with our mission: To communicate and preserve the natural and cultural histories of the Carolina Piedmont, inspiring a lifetime of learning. As a member, you’ll receive these features and benefits:

  • Unlimited general admission to Museum of York County, Historic Brattonsville, and Main Street Children’s Museum
  • Discount at Museum Stores at Museum of York County, Historic Brattonsville, and Main Street Children’s Museum
  • Option to include a Curious Kids Membership with Family Level or above
  • Complimentary or discounted admission to select programs and events
  • Discounted admission to select McCelvey Center performances
  • Early notification and preview of select events, openings, programs
  • Members-only events
  • Subscription to Culture & Heritage Museums e-newsletter
  • Inclusion in the Southeastern Reciprocal Membership Program.
  • Option to include a Smithsonian Affiliate Membership.

Membership dues are tax deductible. Please consider giving an amount above your dues to join CHM’s Donor Society. For more information, please contact us at Click here to purchase or renew a general membership: online form.

Gift Membership

Click here to purchase a gift membership: online form.

Curious Kids Club

For those with a Family-level membership, for $10 each, you may sign up children ages 2 to 11 for the Curious Kids Club, which is renewable annually with family membership. Fun things you get as a Curious Kids Club member:

  • Curious Kids Club T-shirt 
  • Curious Kids Club drawstring bag
  • Personalized lanyard 
  • Curious Kid Club activities throughout the year at different sites 
  • Exclusive ice cream party at select Historic Brattonsville event 
  • Opportunity to ride on CHM parade floats, when available 
  • Planetarium show private viewing, when available 

Click here to purchase Curious Kids Club membership: online form.