Becoming a Member of the Heritage Honor Society through an annual contribution of $1,000 or more reflects your commitment to strengthening families and inspiring people of all ages to explore, discover and learn together.
As an Honor Society member, you join like-minded philanthropists who receive special recognition and are invited to exclusive events, exhibition previews, opening celebrations, and our sincerest appreciation.
Join friends and neighbors who believe that art and education are a fundamental part of life and that we are all enriched by being outside together with friends and family.
Honor Society Privileges
As part of the Honor Society, you’ll enjoy the richest benefits of membership, including exclusive access, behind-the-scenes experiences, invitations to premier events and the knowledge that you are a philanthropic leader in the community. You’ll receive invitations to Honor Society events including the season opening party and special exhibition previews, one-of-a-kind opportunities to ride in Heritage’s historic vehicles, and the highest level of recognition at events and in publications.
Additionally, visiting Heritage with family and friends is effortless, through one year of unlimited, free general admission for four adults, four youth (ages 3 through 12), plus six single-use general admission passes. You’ll also enjoy membership in the American Horticultural Society Reciprocal program offering admission to nearly 300 gardens, conservatories and arboreta throughout North America and the Cayman Islands, plus membership in the North American Reciprocal Museum Program, offering special admission to more than 660 museums nationwide.
Honor Society Levels of Giving
Invitation to the Director’s Cocktail Reception and premiere seating at the annual Heritage Dinner, featuring an honored guest nationally known in American art, history, music or popular culture, plus the benefits listed below
Opportunity to name a Rhododendron for first-time donors, and preferred seating at Heritage events, plus benefits below
Private reception with The Heritage Dinner honored guest, plus benefits below
Opportunity to schedule private learning experience with collections and/or gardens, and a private ride in a historic vehicle, plus benefits below
Invitation for two to The Heritage Dinner, plus benefits below
Enjoy exclusive access, behind-the-scenes experiences, invitations to premiere events including the season opening party and special exhibition previews, one-of-a-kind opportunities to ride in Heritage’s historic vehicles, highest level of museum membership benefits, and highest level of recognition at events and in publications
NEW! Opportunities for Recognition
Heritage is pleased to offer new ways to celebrate your annual support with distinctive recognition to showcase your generosity and to inspire other like-minded philanthropists to join you in the Honor Society.
The Heritage Dinner
The Heritage Dinner is an annual event at Heritage to thank Honor Society donors at the $2,500 level and above, and features an honored guest nationally known in American art, history, music or popular culture. Previous honored guests include Nathaniel Philbrick, best-selling author and renowned historian; Victoria Wyeth, granddaughter of artist Andrew Wyeth; and Keith Lockhart, Boston Pops Conductor.
Should you prefer to join the Honor Society by sending a check, please download this form and mail it to:
Heritage Museums & Gardens
67 Grove Street
Sandwich, MA 02563 -2147
Heritage Plantation of Sandwich, Inc. (d.b.a. Heritage Museums & Gardens) is recognized by the Internal Revenue Service as a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization. Our federal tax ID number is 04 270 4457.
For further information, contact Beth Kirk at 508.888.3300 ext. 114 or email@example.com.