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Young Friends Membership Levels and Benefits

Young Friends of Historic New England (ages 21-50) enjoy invitations to special tours, receptions, and other events.


Young Friends at Beauport

Individual $100 ($75 tax-deductible), Dual $150 ($100 tax-deductible)

  • Invitations to at least four exclusive Young Friends events per year, including receptions, lectures, behind-the-scenes tours, and the annual Young Friends Holiday Party
  • Discounted admission and advance registration for programs
  • Unlimited free admission to our thirty-six historic sites and the Library and Archives for one adult, if Individual member, or for two adults and all children in under eighteen in the household, if Dual member
  • Two single-use guest passes for museum tours
  • 15% discount on museum shop purchases at the historic properties and online
  • Member publications, including Historic New England magazine, the Historic New England News newsletter, and the monthly e-newsletter
  • Free admission, discounted member rates for activities, and 10% off shop purchases at the Henry Sheldon Museum of Vermont History


$250 Individual ($185 tax-deductible), $400 Dual ($270 tax-deductible)

All of the Contributing benefits above, plus:

  • Two bonus Young Friends events

  • Four single-use guest passes for museum tours

  • Additional opportunities to bring guests to Young Friends events
  • Invitations to select Appleton Circle events



$1,000 Individual ($750 tax-deductible), $1,500 Dual ($1,000 tax-deductible)

 All of the Supporting benefits above, plus:

  • Appleton Circle benefits, including invitations to all Appleton Circle events and trips

  • Recognition in the Annual Report

  • A private tour at one of our selected historic properties, by advance arrangement

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Have additional questions or interested in joining? Please contact the development office at 617-994-5951 for more information.

Young Friends Membership Levels and Benefits