Donations & Membership

Donations & Membership


Donations of money or of historical items such as photographs, documents and ephemera related to Bath help us to preserve and interpret our city’s history.

If you have an item that you would be interested in donating to us, please contact Tim Richter the Society Archivist; at or by phone at 207.443.5993

Membership dues support Bath Historical Society in acquiring and preserving our collections, presenting our historical programs, and funding the operation of the History Room at the Patten Free Library. Our membership year runs from January 1st to December 31st, but we welcome new members at any time of year. We are a nonprofit organization that is tax-exempt within the meaning of Internal Revenue Code Section 501(c)(3), and your contribution is tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.

If interested in making a contribution or becoming a member please print a BHS membership form and mail it with a check made payable to “Bath Historical Society” to:
Bath Historical Society
33 Summer Street
Bath, ME 04530

You may now start or renew your membership online by clicking the ‘membership’ button below, and you may also make a targeted donation in addition to your membership by clicking the ‘donate’ button.
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