Be an important part of Cortland County history:
Become a member of CCHS

Please join us in supporting the Cortland County Historical Society by becoming a member. The Historical Society receives no operating funds from Cortland County. We rely on members like you to support our mission of preserving and sharing Cortland’s historic past.



Join or renew a membership now



You can support the Cortland County Historical Society at the following levels:

  • Senior: (62 and older) $25
  • Individual: $35 
  • Family: (spouse/partner and dependent children) $45.00  
  • Supporting: (Includes membership to North American Museum Association – NARM) $100
  • Sustaining: (Cody Higgins Club) $150 
  • Sponsor: (Charles Jones Club) $300 
  • Curator: (Mary Ann Kane Club) $500 
  • Benefactor: (Joan Sidenberg Club) $1,000

Members receive the following benefits:

  • Gift shop discount (10%)
  • Unlimited personal research
  • Discounts on selected events
  • Quarterly newsletter
  • Supporting level and above also include NARM benefits


What is a NARM membership?