Support your museums and ghost towns by joining the Aspen Historical Society today!

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AHS membership provides special opportunities to explore the area’s collective roots while helping ensure history is preserved and communicated for generations to come. Membership donations advance the educational programs, exhibits, extensive public archives, collections preservation, and historic sites that inspire a life-long interest in our community.

Your tax-deductible gift of membership will support:

  • Four historic sites including the Wheeler/Stallard Museum, Holden/Marolt Mining & Ranching Museum, and Ashcroft & Independence Ghost Towns, together welcoming over 33,000 visitors per year
  • “CLASSic History” education programs provided free to over 8,000 kindergarten through high school students from Aspen to Grand Junction to Eagle
  • One of the largest public archives in the region, with access to the complete AHS collection as well as almost 20,000 historical images available to the public online at www.archiveaspen.org
  • History tours, programs for all ages, and public events to celebrate the past and continue to anchor our community and its evolving character

Nina Gabianelli leads a school group at Ashcroft Ghost Town

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Performance of “A Briefly Complete History of Aspen” at the Wheeler/Stallard Museum

Individual & Family Memberships

Let the discoveries begin with a membership at AHS. Membership is the best way to explore Aspen’s storied history with benefits that include a diverse array of programs and events.

Prospector | $50-99

  • Public recognition
  • Museum admission
  • Archive access (online)

Lixiviator | $100-1,499

  • Public recognition
  • Museum admission
  • Archive access (online)
  • Spring Sweet Pea mailing
  • 20% off Museum store purchases & historical photo sales
  • Complimentary Time Travel Tuesday program admission for two adults
  • Invitations to exhibit Sneak Peek events

Silver Circle | $1,500-9,999

  • Public recognition
  • Museum admission
  • Archive access (online)
  • Spring Sweet Pea mailing
  • 20% off Museum store purchases & historical photo sales
  • Time Travel Tuesday program admission for two adults
  • Invitations to exhibit Sneak Peek events and exclusive Silver Circle events
  • Private Performance of A Briefly Complete History of Aspen by AHS Players
  • Meet the Curator or behind-the-scenes Archive Tour and cocktail reception for 12

Bullion Row | $10,000+

  • Public recognition
  • Museum admission
  • Archive access (online)
  • Spring Sweet Pea mailing
  • 20% off Museum store purchases & historical photo sales
  • Time Travel Tuesday program admission for two adults
  • Invitations to exhibit Sneak Peek events and exclusive Silver Circle events
  • Private Performance of A Briefly Complete History of Aspen by AHS Players
  • Meet the Curator or behind-the-scenes Archive Tour and cocktail reception for 12
  • Walking Tour for 12
  • Ground Rental of Wheeler/Stallard Museum or Holden/Marolt Mining and Ranching Museum

Corporate Memberships

The AHS Corporate Members Program offers businesses of any size the opportunity to partner with AHS on specific initiatives, programs, events, exhibitions and/or general operating, capital, or endowment support.

Corporate Silver Circle | $1,500

  • Complimentary one-time use of up to ten images from the AHS Collection
  • Complimentary admission to AHS’ two museums for ten staff members
  • Recognition on AHS Archive Building donor board
  • Invitation to VIP events and exhibit opening “Sneak Peaks”
  • Recognition in Annual Update direct mailing
  • Recognition (logo and link) on website

Corporate Gold Circle | $5,000

  • Complimentary fine-art prints of up to two images from the AHS Collection
  • Complimentary one-time use of up to twenty images from the AHS Collection
  • Complimentary admission to AHS’ two museums for ten staff members
  • Recognition on AHS Archive Building donor board
  • Invitation to VIP events and exhibit opening “Sneak Peaks”
  • Recognition in Annual Update direct mailing
  • Recognition (logo and link) on website

Corporate Bullion Row | $10,000+

  • Complimentary ground Rental of Wheeler/Stallard Museum or Holden/Marolt Mining and Ranching Museum
  • Complimentary History Coach Electric Vehicle Tour for 5 guests
  • Complimentary fine-art prints of up to five images from the AHS Collection
  • Complimentary one-time use of up to twenty from the AHS Collection
  • Complimentary admission to AHS’ two museums for ten staff members
  • Recognition on AHS Archive Building donor board
  • Invitation to VIP events and exhibit opening “Sneak Peaks”
  • Recognition in Annual Update direct mail
  • Recognition (logo and link) on website