Museum Membership

Become a Partner in History!

For generations, the Sharlot Hall Museum has played an integral part in preserving and presenting Arizona’s rich history.  You can assist these efforts by becoming a member!

Although the personal benefits for supporting this organization vary, all members share one common reward: Pride in sustaining one of the finest regional museums in the Southwest.  “The Museum is as important as the land itself,” said our founder, Sharlot M. Hall.  “It gives this place we call home meaning.”

Today the Museum is recognized as a vibrant institution that enhances the Southwest experience, promotes tourism, and enriches the quality of life for the entire community.

As a bedrock part of the local area for almost a century, it is important that the Museum have a sustainable foundation in order to present Arizona’s unique history to future generations.  Members help provide an important part of that foundation through their continued support.  Yes, you can be our partner in history.

“The past contains knowledge
that the future cannot forget.”

Sharlot M. Hall

Benefits of Belonging…

For all members at all levels, benefits include:

  • Subscription via email to the bi-monthly, members-only newsletter “Messenger”.
  • Discount of 10% on Museum Store purchases, plus with NO sales tax on in-store purchases.
  • Preferred seating at Lectures and selected Museum presentations (space available basis).
  • Discounted admission to select Museum festivals and events.
  • Advance notice and invitation to pre-opening, members-only previews of new Exhibits.
  • Discounted admission to Theater presentations.
  • Invitation to exclusive, members-only events.
  • Advance notice of upcoming events and limited-attendance presentations.
  • Discounts at the Library & Archives for copies of research documents.
  • Voting privileges for election of members to the Sharlot Hall Museum Board of Trustees.


For additional benefits identified by various membership levels, 
please click on the screen at right (“Membership Tiers”) for a detailed description, or click here to view an overview of Member Benefit levels.

Online Membership Click Here
To apply for membership, please CLICK HERE to download a PDF form that you can fill out, print, and return. For any membership questions, please feel free to contact Admissions at (928) 445-3122.

Membership Tiers

Individual $35

  • Basic benefits for one adult, PLUS .
  • Free, unlimited Museum visits for cardholding member, excluding special events, festivals, fundraisers.
  • Discounted admission to select Museum festivals and events, and to Sharlot Hall Theater events, including lectures and presentations.

Dual $50

  • All Basic member benefits, PLUS
  • Free, unlimited Museum visits for two cardholding members or cardholder and one guest (up to two admissions per visit); discount admission to events and festivals.

Family/Group $75

  • All Basic member benefits, PLUS
  • Free, unlimited Museum visits for four cardholding members, or cardholder(s) and guest(s) (four admissions per visit); discount admission to special events and festivals.

Heritage Circle $125

  • All "Family/Group" member benefits, PLUS
  • Free, unlimited Museum visits for cardholding members, or cardholder(s) and guest(s) (four admissions per visit); discount admission to special events and festivals.
  • Pre-arranged, "personal interest" guided tour of an exhibit, building, grounds (including Library & Archives) for cardholding member and guest(s) (up to four adults),
  • Recognition as a Heritage Member in the members-only newsletter "Messenger" (via email).

Curator’s Circle $250

  • All "Heritage Circle" benefits, PLUS
  • Free admission to all Museum events and festivals (excluding fundraising events) for two cardholders or cardholder and guest (two total admissions).
  • Discounts at Library & Archives for reproduction and use fees of archive photographs, digital images, and audio recordsings.
  • Recognition as a Curator's Circle member on the electronic displays in admissions and Lawler Exhibit Center, as well as in the members-only newsletter "Messenger" (via email).

Director’s Circle $500

  • All "Curator's Circle" benefits, PLUS
  • Additional two guest admissions to events and festivals (excluding fundraisers) for cardholder(s) and guests, to four total admissions per event or festival.
  • Four admissions to a special event or exhibit of non-public objects from the Museum's collections or archives for cardholder and guests, up to four total admissions.
  • No charge copies (up to 50) at the Library & Archives for research documents.
  • Recognition as a Director's Circle member on the Museum website, the electronic displays in admissions and Lawler Exhibit Center, as well as in the members-only newsletter "Messenger" (via email).

Sharlot’s Circle $1,000

  • All "Director’s Circle" benefits PLUS
  • Additional two guests (up to six total) for special event or exhibit of non-public objects from the Museum's collections or archives.
  • Ten (10) complimentary guest passes per year for Museum admission (excludes special events, festivals or fundraisers).
  • Discount of an additional 10% (or 20% total) on Museum Store purchases, plus no sales tax.
  • Recognition as a Sharlot's Circle member on the Museum website, the electronic displays in admissions and Lawler Exhibit Center, as well as in the members-only newsletter "Messenger" (via email).

Legacy Circle $2,500

  • All "Sharlot’s Circle" benefits PLUS
  • Additional two guests (six total) for free admission to all Museum events and festivals (excluding fundraisers).
  • Additional 15 complimentary guest passes (25 total) per year for Museum admissions (excluding special events, festivals or fundraisers).
  • Private reception and tour of a selected exhibit (including a special exhibit, as arranged) with a Museum staff member for cardholder(s) and guests, up to ten (10) total.
  • Ancestral research of a person or family by Museum staff (or volunteer) as arranged through Library & Archives.
  • Recognition as a Legacy Circle member on the Museum website, the electronic donor display in admissions and Lawler Exhibit Center, as well as in the members-only newsletter "Messenger" (via email).
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