Become a Member
Join the growing numbers who enjoy the benefits and discounts of membership while exploring the history of Lake Forest and Lake Bluff. With your membership you also support the Historical Society’s mission to inspire an awareness of our history and an appreciation of its relevance.
Join or renew your membership online if you wish to pay by credit card, or
Print and return a membership form if you prefer to pay by check or by mail.
- Advance notice of Historical Society programs
- Subscription to our newsletter, The Heritage Timepiece, and our e-newsletter
- Exclusive previews of museum exhibitions
- Discounts on lectures, tours and other events
- 10% off at our Museum Store
Memberships renew annually each March. The Lake Forest-Lake Bluff Historical Society is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization. Contributions are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. If you have questions about membership, please contact us.
Annual membership categories
- Museum Circle: $1,000 or more
- Platinum Circle: $500
- Gold Circle: $250
- Silver Circle: $100
- Businesses and Organizations: $100
- Family: $65
- Individual: $40
The Historical Society greatly appreciates the support of many businesses and organizations throughout the community. Current business members as of February 2013 are listed below.
Derse Athalie, Inc.
Dr. Hugh M. Gogins, Optometrist
Johnson & Quin, Inc.
Knauz Automotive Group
Lake Forest Shell
Lake Forest Woman’s Club
Rocco Fiore & Sons, Inc.
Ms. Leslie Stollenwerk-Gleason
Wenban Funeral Home
Woodlands Garden Club