By joining our community as a Patron, your efforts help to preserve and share ideas, values, and stories that make up the Chippewa Valley.
Basic benefits include free admission for one named adult; a 10% discount in the Museum Store and Online Gift Shop; free use of the Glen Curtis Smoot Library and Archives (non-members pay a research fee); discounts on workshops and programs; our newsletter Currents; and quarterly event calendar updates.
Additional benefits for Patron members: 5 hours of research on a topic of Patron's choice; 16x20in photo reproduction of your choice from our photo archives; exclusive invitations to special events just for History Maker, Leader, and Patron members; all guests enter free; and one free facility rental a year. The Schlegelmilch House, Ice Cream Parlor, Charter Bank Meeting Room, and L.E. Phillips Auditorium are all available for private events. PLUS Membership in NARM (North American Reciprocal Membership) Association which provides member benefits to more than 1,000 art, science, children's, and history museums across the U.S., Canada, and Mexico.To use NARM benefits you must present your CVM membership card with the gold NARM sticker to each NARM location. Please check hours of operation and any restrictions before visiting each site. See Participating NARM Organizations.