Membership

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Michelle Powers
Director of Development
408.521.5016
mpowers @ historysanjose.org

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Heritage Circle

History San José members are part of a vibrant community of people who value the history of San José and the Santa Clara Valley. Members make a special investment in History San José to support education and outreach programs for more than 20,000 children a year, the ongoing collecting and conserving of the largest regional collection in California, and our wonderful gathering places for the entire community – at both History Park and the downtown historic Peralta/Adobe sites.

Best of all, your membership comes with these valuable benefits!

$50 Historian Membership includes:

  • Free admission for two at History Park and the Peralta Adobe and Fallon House Historic Site, and discounts to special ticketed weekend events
  • Two personalized membership cards
  • Invitations to free members-only exhibit receptions throughout the year
  • Invitation for 2 to the Membership Appreciation Party
  • Admission for 6 to the free, members-only 4th of July celebration at History Park
  • A 10% discount on books at O’Briens Candy Shop and Ice Cream Parlor
  • History San José’s eNews
  • One Downtown Arts Discount Certificate — savings at a variety of San José restaurants!

$100 Silicon Members receive

  • All of the above, plus
  • Free weekend admission or special event discount for two guests, when accompanied by Silicon Member
  • Vouchers for 2 free ice cream cones at the Museum Café at O’Brien’s Candy Store
  • Four additional admissions to the free, members-only 4th of July celebration at History Park (10 total)
  • One additional Downtown Arts Discount Certificates (2 total)
  • Receive free or reduced admission to over 120 participating Time Travelers Museums throughout America

$250 Cinnabar Members receive

  • All of the above, plus
  • A free photo session and family portrait by Master Photographer John Eric Paulson
  • Choice of an archival print from the Annual History San José Curator’s Choice Collection
  • Two single-use parking passes for Phelan parking lot at History Park

$500 Quicksilver Members receive

  • All of the above, plus
  • 10% discount off the site fee for one non-exclusive use of History Park for up to 100 people (space available basis)
  • One Historian Membership to give as a gift
  • Two additional parking passes for use at Phelan parking lot at History Park (4 total)

$1,000 Gold Members receive

  • All of the above, plus
  • Invitation to the exclusive Behind-the-Scenes Tour & Party
  • VIP privileges for free site fee at History Park or Peralta/Fallon site for up to 100 people (space available basis)
  • Two additional parking passes for use at Phelan parking lot at History Park (6 total)

$1,500 Heritage Circle Members receive

  • All of the above, plus
  • Unlimited parking pass for use at Phelan parking lot at History Park
  • Membership in History San José’s exclusive Heritage Circle family, with special benefits such as invitations to social and educational events. For details, visit the Heritage Circle page
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Full-time students & educators, seniors 65 or better, and History San José volunteers can take advantage of a $10 discount. See details on the Online Form. If you have any questions, please email membership @ historysanjose.org or call 408.521.5019.

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