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Support the Museum

The Mattapoisett Historical Society is a not-for profit 501 (c) (3) educational institution, chartered in 1958. The Historical Society relies on private funding to support its mission. Donations through the Annual Appeal, membership and additional funding supports a wide variety of Programs and activities for schools, families, adults and children, engaging exhibits which explore Mattapoisett’s culture and history, and the care and maintenance of the museum’s collections.



We offer several types
of membership opportunities including:

  • Annual Individual Membership
  • Annual Family Membership
  • Life Individual Membership
  • Life Family Membership
  • Business Membership


New Online Membership Form Sign up with our NEW Online Membership Application Form
or Download Membership Form here and mail to:

Mattapoisett Historical Society
Post Office Box 535
Mattapoisett, MA 02739


Members of the Mattapoisett Historical Society and Museum are entitled to:

  • Free Admission for you to the Mattapoisett Museum and Carriage House
  • Free Admission to lectures and programs
  • The Historical Society’s newsletter The Crow’s Nest mailed to your home
  • A discount on Museum Sale Items
  • The opportunity to Preserve the Past for the Benefit of the Future

Business Memberships include:

  • Inclusion on our List of Sponsors which is prominently displayed within the Historical Society, printed in each issue of the Historical Society’s newsletter, The Crow’s Nest, and listed on our Website
  • 5 Free Adult Admissions to the Mattapoisett Historical Society
  • A certificate of appreciation in recognition of your support
  • The opportunity to Preserve the Past for the Benefit of the Future