Rye Historical Society
​and town museum

rye lifesaving crew
  • Lifetime      $500
  • Sponsor      $100
  • Business     $50 
  • Sustaining   $25 
  • Family        $15
  • Individual   $10 
  • "In kind" - free membership after working 6 hours for RHS.    Become a Volunteer at RHS

ALL levels of donations gladly accepted and greatly appreciated!

Membership Options

Membership Benefits

Membership Levels


  • Knowledge that your contribution keeps the museum open and vital and allows for expanded progrmming and research
  • E-newsletter published monthly keeping you in the Rye history loop
  • Invitations to and discounts on special events, exhibition previews, and community programs.
  • Participation and voting privileges at annual board meeting 
  • 10% discount on items from the Museum's gift shop
  • All members will have a standing invitation to a specialized tour of the museum's collection

Become a Member of the Rye Historical Society

  • Paying by check? ​(Please make checks out to: Rye Historical Society, and send to PO Box 583, Rye, NH 03870.)
  • Paying by Credit Card? Pay for your membership with a credit card via PayPal below (NOT a donation option at this point):

The Rye Historical Society invites anyone who is interested in preserving Rye history to join the society. Since 1976, the Rye Historical Society has relied on membership dues and contributions from local people to fund the society's programs and maintain the museum.​