Why Become a Member of the Salem County Historical Society?

Salem County’s history, and the evidence of it that is all around us, is one of its greatest assets and a source of pride for us all.  If you share this pride or you are a scholar, a teacher, a family historian, or simply have a curiosity for the past, a membership to the Salem County Historical Society has something for you!

As a member of SCHS, you will receive free admission to our museum with it’s many exhibits, always something new to see, and our research library, with its abundance of primary sources directly related to the long and rich history of Salem County.

Additionally, the Society offers a wide variety of programming and services that are unduplicated regionally.  These programs are presented at the Society and at locations around the county and are designed to reach and serve a wide range of audiences.  This includes guided tours, school lessons on site, outreach programs, the annual Open House in Fenwick’s Colony and Quarterly Meetings.

And you will enjoy these Benefits of Membership:

  • Receive our award winning quarterly newsletter
  • Free admission to our library and museum
  • Discounted copies and services in the library
  • Discounts on Society events and programs

Interested in becoming a member? Below are some helpful links to find out more or to begin your membership.

Membership Info


Print Application 11.12 KB 176 downloads


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    Online Application