Connecting you to the history of Washington County

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We are honored to be safeguarded by the Washington County Historical Society. Every brick and mortar of our cherished sites, like the Francis J. LeMoyne House, the LeMoyne Crematory, the Norma K. Grimes Research Library, and the Washington County Frontier History Center, holds a story, a memory. These places are not just buildings but vessels of our shared past. Through them, we are beckoned to a journey back in time, to feel, learn, and understand the essence of our communal heritage. Stand with us in preserving these memories; together, we can ensure they live on, touching hearts for generations to come.
  • 20
    Historical Sites
  • 12
    Interactive Events and Outreach Programs
Years of history

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Help us keep history alive for generations to come

Help us preserve the rich tapestry of Washington County's history by joining our community.
Your annual membership is more than just a contribution; it's a commitment to safeguarding our shared heritage. Together, we can ensure that the stories and achievements of our past resonate with future generations.
Stand with us in this noble endeavor, and together, we can leave a legacy of remembrance and honor.

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Make a donation to support our mission of preserving the rich history of our region for future generations

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As a thank-you for donations over $1,000, we'll recognize your contribution on our donor wall.

Get involved

Receive exclusive invitations to our events and opportunities to become involved in our society

Gain access to events and explore our region's rich heritage

Joining the Washington County Historical Society isn't just a membership; it's an intimate embrace of our region's vibrant history. As a member, you're not only afforded a range of benefits but also a unique opportunity to touch the heart of our shared past, to feel its pulse and to understand its essence. Allow the stories of Washington County to whisper in your ear and pull you closer. Become a guardian of memories, and let's cherish our rich heritage together.
  • Subscription to quarterly history journal
  • Free admission to the LeMoyne House
  • 2 guest passes for a tour of the LeMoyne House
  • 10% discount on gift shop purchases
  • Discount on fees for genealogical research services
  • Invitation to special members only events
  • Priority Registration for society workshops, programs, and events

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1812 Society

Beyond the already mentioned advantages, members of the 1812 Society receive a special invitation, reserved just for them. Imagine an exclusive soiree under the starlit canopy of the LeMoyne House Gardens, where you can sip on vintage-inspired cocktails that transport you back to a bygone era.

Members will also receive two complimentary tickets to the cherished 1812 Society Christmas Open House. This isn't just an event, it's an experience, a chance to step back in time and bask in the festive glow of our shared history. Join us, and let's celebrate our heritage together.

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