There are many ways to support the Historical Society of Washington, D.C.

As a private, non-profit organization, the Historical Society of Washington, D.C. receives no government funding for general operations. We rely on support from members, donors, Corporate Partners, and volunteers to advance our mission as an educational and research organization to collect, interpret, and share the history of our nation’s capital.


Your contribution helps us continue to achieve our goals:

  1. Serve a diverse audience through its collections, public programs, exhibitions, and publications
  2. Make local history easily accessible to the public to promote a sense of identity, place, and pride in Washington
  3. Preserve this heritage for future generations