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Thank you for your interest in society membership. The Franklin County Historical Society is always accepting new members and offers a number of membership levels. 

Society Membership

​Student: $10/year; $25/three years 

Individual: $25/year; $70/three years; $115/five years; $225/ten years

Couple:  $35/year; $100/three years; $165/five years; $325/ten years

General Member Benefits for Student, Individual and Couple Levels:

                      -  Unlimited free admission to Old Jail, John Brown house,

                         and Brown's Mill School.

                      -  Unlimited use of research library.

                      -  Discount on FCHS bus tours.

                      -  Subscription to Cross-Keys bi-monthly newsletter.

                      -  Copy of the FCHS-Kittochtinny Annual Journal.

                      -  10% discount in gift shop.

                      -  10% discount on tickets for FCHS events.

                      -  Access to members-only website.

Business/Donor:     $100/year​​

Business/Donor Member Benefits:

                      -  All general member benefits.

                      -  Listed on FCHS website as a Business Member.

                      -  Recognition as a business member on Facebook post.

Patron (non-renewal):     $500

​Patron Member Benefits:

                      -  All general member benefits & business member benefits.

                      -  Lifetime membership.

                      -  Framed certificate recognizing generosity as a Patron.

                      -  Commemorative gift from Franklin County Historical Society.

                      -  Yearly private scheduled tour for up to 4 people of Old Jail, John Brown House, or Brown's Mill School.

Patron Plus (non-renewal):   $750​

Patron Plus Member Benefits:

                      -  All general member benefits & business member benefits.

                      -  Lifetime membership.

                      -  Framed certificate recognizing generosity as a Patron Plus.

                      -  Commemorative gift from Franklin County Historical Society.

                      -  Yearly private scheduled tour for up to 6 people of Old Jail, John Brown House, or Brown's Mill School.

Legacy Patron (non-renewal):   $1,000​

Legacy Patron Member Benefits:

                      -  All general member benefits & business member benefits.

                      -  Lifetime membership for you and a guest.

                      -  Framed certificate recognizing generosity as a Legacy Patron.

                      -  Commemorative gift of FCHS that may be chosen from Gift Shop.

                      -  Yearly private scheduled tour for up to 8 people of Old Jail, John Brown House, or Brown's Mill School.

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MISSION STATEMENT

The object of the Franklin County Historical Society - Kittochtinny shall be to foster increased knowledge of the history of Franklin County and the Cumberland Valley through a museum and genealogy library, to publish papers of the corporation at irregular intervals, to oversee property and assets received, and to promote preservation of historic sites.
Renewal For Existing Members:

No need to complete a membership form if you are already a member.

Just follow payment methods below to renew your membership.

(We will match your membership form with your payment online)

New Members:

IMPORTANT !

After submitting Membership form make sure to do one of the following below:

1) Call the at  717-264-1667 and pay with credit card over the phone.

OR

2) Mail your check payable to FCHS-K to: (We will match your membership form with your mode of payment)

          Franklin County Historical Society

          175 East King Street

          Chambersburg, PA 17201

OR

3) Pay Online using debit, credit, or paypal

Phone: 717-264-1667

175 E King Street

Chambersburg, PA 17201

Genealogy Library Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 10 AM - 4 PM

Old Jail & John Brown House Museum Tours:

Tuesday-Saturday 10 AM - 3 PM

John Brown House tours check in at the Old Jail

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