Steedman Woods and the Wiggly Bridge, York, Maine

Support Old York

As a nonprofit organization, Old York Historical Society relies entirely on the generosity of individuals, foundations and companies to underwrite the costs of our education programs and the stewardship of our exceptional collections, picturesque waterfront properties and wonderful museum buildings. There are several ways you can help support the museum:

To make a secure on-line tax-deductible donation with a credit card to Old York Historical Society, click on the icon below. You may also mail a check to: Old York Historical Society, PO Box 312, York, ME 03909. For more information, email

Please join us as a member. You will enjoy free admission to all properties, discounts for educational programs, workshops and lectures, and a wide range of other member benefits.

Membership: Memberships are renewable every 12 months and begins at $35 for an individual or $60 for a family. Memberships make great gifts for birthdays, anniversaries and holidays. Businesses can also become members -- and all business members will be listed on our website!

Other Ways to Contribute Financially to Old York:

Annual Appeal: Your generous donation, above and beyond membership dues, will be put to good use wherever it is needed the most. These unrestricted gifts provide critical funding to ensure the excellence of our programs while keeping them broadly accessible. A gift to the museum can also be a meaningful way to mark the passing of a friend or family member who loved the museum.

Leadership Giving: When our mission, collections and programs inspire you to greater heights of commitment and financial support, we offer a variety of leadership options.

Sponsorships: A business relationship with Old York offers your company a variety of benefits while acknowledging the critical support you provide.

Planned Giving: With a growing number of planned giving options, you can enjoy significant income or tax benefits while supporting Old York now and into the future.

As you know we rely on our volunteers and we cannot thank them enough! Here are a few photos taken at our end of summer volunteer appreciation event
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