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 at any level mentioned below. The Historical Society receives no operating funds from Cortland County. We rely on members to support our mission preserving and sharing Cortland’s historic past.

You might also want to consider joining one of our club memberships to enhance our ability to support cultural and educational activities for the county.

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

  • Senior: (65 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?