Founder’s Circle

Become a Founder's Circle Member

Make a greater impact while enjoying exclusive benefits.

As a Founder’s Circle member you will be one of our most passionate leaders and provide vital support for our preservation initiatives, exhibits, and programs. The assistance we receive from our Founder’s Circle members allows us to safeguard our regional history, along with educating and entertaining visitors of all ages and backgrounds. Your membership helps us fulfill our mission to enrich life today by connecting people with history, art, and nature.

Join today and experience a more intimate connection with GCV&M. Your support does make a difference.

All Founder's Circle members receive the following benefits:

  • Unlimited daily admission to the Museum for two adults and children/grandchildren ages 18 years and younger during our regular season, May – October
  • Preferred parking
  • Express admission during select special events
  • 20% off discount in Museum stores and restaurants
  • Discounted pricing on summer camps, classes/workshops, and select programs
  • Invitations to special Founder’s Circle events
  • Hiking, picnicking, and fishing privileges on Oatka Creek property (certain restrictions apply)
  • Use of Founder’s Lounge at MacArthur House during select special events

Founder's Circle Levels:

$750 Hosmer Society

  • An additional four guests per visit

 

$1,250 Hyde Society

  • An additional six guests per visit
  • One complimentary Family/Grandparent or Individual + One gift membership

 

$2,500 Brooks Society

  • An additional eight guests per visit
  • Lunch & tour with GCV&M’s President
  • Two complimentary Family/Grandparent or Individual + One gift membership
  • Two tickets to Yuletide in the Country Tours & Dinner

 

$5,000 Hamilton Society

  • An additional ten guests per visit
  • Lunch & tour with GCV&M’s president
  • Three complimentary Family/Grandparent or Individual + One gift membership
  • Four tickets to Yuletide in the Country Tours & Dinner

 

$10,000 Backus Society

  • An additional twelve guests per visit
  • Lunch & tour with GCV&M’s president
  • Four complimentary Family/Grandparent or Individual + One gift membership
  • Increased discount on rental fees for Museum facilities (20%)
  • Six tickets to Yuletide in the Country Tours & Dinner

Questions? Contact Christine DiMuro, Director of Membership & Sponsorship, at (585) 294-8267.

It pays to be a Member

Museum Members receive free daily admission to GCV&M, guaranteed access to special events, discounts in the Flint Hill Store, and more.