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Sustaining Circle Membership


AMAZING LIMITED TIME OFFER: Join the Sustaining Circle by December 31 and receive a free household level membership to the Oregon Historical Society for 2022.

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For a limited time, the Deschutes Historical Museum is pleased to offer a matching free Household Membership to the Oregon Historical Society for the first 50 new Sustaining Circle Memberships that join by December 31, 2021. This $80 value includes free membership to the Oregon Historical Society museum, member discounts on gift store purchases, member offers on special upcoming lectures and events, and a year of the Oregon Historical Quarterly.

How this works: sign up for a minimum $5.00 a month pledge to DCHS. We’ll submit your contact information to the Oregon Historical Society, which will process your 2022 membership in January. Membership materials from OHS will arrive separately. For questions, contact us at info@deschuteshistory.org.

Please use this online form to enroll for the first time as a Sustaining Member or click on the “Start Monthly Giving” button at the top of the page.

Monthly gifts are processed around the 15th of each month.


Helps fund tours for school and senior citizen groups.


Provides funds to manage the day-to-day operations of the museum.


Provides us with the resources to develop relevant and compelling exhibits.


Helps fund speakers’ expenses for opening exhibits and monthly History Pub series.


Helps us maintain a digital and material collection of historic Deschutes County artifacts.


Helps us purchase archival quality supplies and materials.