Museum & Exhibits
Check out photos from recent educational events, fun-raisers and fundraisers hosted by the Bedford Historical Society.
Membership is open to all who share an interest in the Town of Bedford and its heritage.
Our members are protectors, preservationists, stewards, advocates – people who care about the Town of Bedford and its heritage. People just like you.
By becoming a member, you will join your neighbors in preserving the historic character – the look and feel – of Bedford. From the first purchase to save Historical Hall in 1916, to the listing of the Historic District on the National Register of Historic Places in 1974, the Bedford Historical Society has been the guardian of the original settlement and an active participant in village life. As Bedford changes with the times, its appeal remains timeless.
The Bedford Historical Society relies on its members to achieve our mission. Your participation is welcomed and encouraged. Join us by filling out the form below!
Membership contributions are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. Other forms of charitable giving are available and appreciated such as provisions in wills, pooled income funds, gifts of appreciated securities, and charitable remainder unit trusts. We also encourage corporate sponsorship of events and exhibits enabling your employees and company to benefit from unique marketing opportunities.
Your Membership Includes:
- Free Admission to our Museums
- Advance notice and discounted admission to all events & lectures
- Invitation to members-only events
- A 10% discount on the rental of Historical Hall
- Subscription to The Bedford Historian and our e-Newsletter
- Listing in the Annual Report
1680 SETTLER ($1,000 & above)
1776 PATRIOT ($500 - $999)
1806 FARMER ($250 - $499)
1916 FOUNDER ($100 - $249
MEMBER ($50 - $99)
If you'd like to join by mail, please click here, then complete the form and mail it to The Bedford Historical Society, P. O. Box 491, Bedford, NY 10506
To join or make a contribution online, please click here.