About Hanford Mills Museum


Renew your membership, buy a gift membership or become a member.

Your Membership is Important!

The Friends of Hanford Mills are museum members dedicated to preserving this important historic site, to improving its collections, and to expanding the Museum’s programs. Memberships help the Museum to continue to:

  • Preserve the 19th century Mill, the John Hanford Farmhouse, and the Museum’s 14 other historic buildings.
  • Restore the Museum’s large collection of turn-of-the-twentieth-century machines.
  • Operate period milling and woodworking machines that tell the story of the Mill.
  • Care for a collection of historic documents and photographs that span over a century and a half.
  • Expand programs for the education and enjoyment of young and old.

Your membership will benefit the Museum and you will be entitled to:

  • Free admission
  • Subscription to our newsletter, Millwork
  • 10% discount in our Museum gift shop
  • Discounts on Museum Workshop and Lecture fees
  • Access to Time Travelers Passport Program Organizations

Basic Membership categories:

  • Individual membership – $ 20
  • Senior Citizen (65 & older) Individual membership – $15
  • Joint (two adults) membership – $35
  • Senior Citizen (65 & older) Joint membership – $25
  • Family Membership (two named adults and their dependents) – $40

Supporting Membership – $75 Includes all the benefits of Basic Family membership (two named adults and their dependents), plus four passes for free admission for your guests.

Sustaining Membership – $100 – includes all benefits of Supporting Membership, a card for each of the two named adults and four passes for free admission for guests, plus access to North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) program. NARM offers discounts and/or free admission to over 1,300 museums.

Library Membership – $100 Available to all public libraries.  The Library Membership includes a membership card that can be checked out by your library’s patrons and their families to visit Hanford Mills Museum.  

Renew your membership, buy a gift membership or become a member.

Or call 607.278.5744 ext 203 to begin your membership today.