As a member of the South Dakota State Historical Society, you can support the Society's important mission of interpreting, preserving and transmitting the unique heritage of South Dakota.
Basic Membership benefits include:
· Free admission to the Museum at the South Dakota Cultural Heritage Center.
· A 10% discount at the Heritage Stores at the CHC and State Capitol, the SDHS Press and the State Archives
· A subscription to South Dakota History, the Society’s award-winning quarterly journal.
· A subscription to “History Notes,” the Society’s semi-annual newsletter.
· Invitations to special events and exhibit openings.
· E-Mail updates on Society happenings.
Heritage Circle Membership*
All Heritage Circle Memberships include all the benefits of a Basic Membership, plus a tax-deductible contribution (everything over $50), free admission to the Museum for you and your guests, a listing on the Honor Roll of donor members in the Cultural Heritage Center Lobby, and an Affiliate membership in the Smithsonian Institution.
Additional benefits per category:
Diamond (annual gift of $2,500 or more)
· Benefits below plus a coupon to purchase a Sterling Silver Horse Effigy pin at a 50% price discount in the initial year.
Platinum (annual gift of $1,000-$2,499)
· Benefits below plus a coupon to purchase an Annual Recognition gift at a 50% price discount.
Gold (annual gift of $500-$999)
· Benefits below plus a coupon to purchase the “Book of the Year” as published by the South Dakota Historical Society Press at a 50% price discount.
Silver (annual gift of $300-$499)
· Benefits below plus a tax-deductible contribution of up to $449.
Bronze (annual gift of $125-$299)
· Basic benefits plus a tax-deductible contribution of up to $249.
* — $50 of your membership dues to the State Historical Society are NOT tax deductible.
How to Join
• Fill in the pdf version of the membership form, or fill out the form below;
• Print out the form;
• Make checks payable to: SD State Historical Society;
• Mail it with your check or money order to:
Membership, 900 Governors Drive, Pierre, SD 57501-2217
To pay with Visa, Mastercard or Discover, please include your card number, expiration date and signature on the card. You can also purchase a membership over the phone using one of the above credit cards. Call (605) 773-3458.
If you have any questions, you may send email to Jeff.Mammenga@state.sd.us or call (605) 773-3458.