You can be a part in The Whaley Historic House Museum's mission to preserve the House and possessions of the Whaley family, inspire historical curiosity, and educate the public. The Whaley House stands as a unique landmark, honoring the intrepid and visionary spirit of Flint and its long history of residents. You can be part of this legacy.


By purchasing an annual membership to the Whaley House you can take pride in your community stewardship, feel part of a family of individuals who care about the history the Whaley House represents, and enjoy the benefits of membership.

All members receive our quarterly newsletter, enjoy complimentary tours, attend special members-only programs, and receive discounts for special programs.

Student - $10

   Free and Reduced Admission

   Quarterly Newsletter

   Members Only Programs

Carriage Driver - $20

   Same as Student

Family Membership - $30

   Carriage Driver Benefits Extended to Your Family

Store Clerk - $50

   Same Benefits as Carriage Driver

   2 Passes to Bring Non-Members With You

Store Owner - $100*

   Same Benefits as Carriage Driver

   4 Passes to Bring Non-Members With You

   Recognition in Newsletter

   20% of Your Membership Dues Go Toward a Museum Endowment

Banker - $200*

   Same as Store Owner

   One Carriage Driver Membership to Gift to a Friend

Lumber Baron - $500*

   Same as Store Owner

   One Family Membership to Gift to a Friend

   Complimentary One-Hour Use of the Museum for a Personal Event

Business Tycoon - $1,000

   Same as Lumber Baron

   Recognition on Wall Plaque

To become a member, please contact the museum at (810) 471-4714 or email! 

*All who give $100 or more in a calendar will be recognized in our quarterly newsletter.

When You Give to the Whaley House You Invest in the Future

Donations and Planned Giving

In addition to becoming a member of the Whaley Historic House Museum you can leave a lasting impact on the Flint community by giving to the Whaley House at any time throughout the year. Your donations will allow us to perform routine maintenance on the 125+ year-old house, improve our collections preservation, create engaging programs for you to enjoy, and more!

You can also remember us in your estate planning and plan for us in your trust or will. Gifts can be made in memory of loved ones and will be recognized by the Museum.

*Those who donate $100 or more in one year will be recognized in the newsletter. Those who give more than $1,000 will receive special recognition in the museum.