Become a member of the Santa Barbara Trust for Historic Preservation and enjoy exciting benefits throughout the year while helping preserve Santa Barbara County's legacy.

As a member your contribution not only supports our work, it also benefits you! Be the first to enjoy our museum’s collections, exhibits, and education programs. Your membership supports educational programming and exhibits at our two museums, ongoing archaeological research and restoration, free site tours for thousands of schoolchildren each year, and living history events that highlight Santa Barbara County’s diverse cultural heritage for more than 50,000 visitors annually.


If you care about community, history, and value our heritage, there is a place for you at SBTHP. Be a part of history!

Join today at one of the following levels and enjoy these benefits:

Individual Membership - $40 

 • Unlimited admission to El Presidio de Santa Bárbara State Historic Park and Casa de la Guerra

 • Free use of the Presidio Research Center library and archives

 • Advance notice of museum exhibitions, education programs, and living history events

 • Discount on classes, concerts, lectures, and special events

 • An invitation to the Annual Meeting and voting privileges

 • 10% discount on purchases at our museum store

 • Two guest passes to share with family and friends 

 • E-updates through eNews

 • An annual subscription to SBTHP’s membership publication La Campana

 • Reciprocal membership benefits with over 170 museums and historical societies nationwide through the Time Travelers program, and with the Santa Barbara Maritime Museum

Descendant Membership - $40

All Individual benefits and invitation to the annual Descendants Luncheon.

Dual Membership - $50

All Individual benefits for two named adults.

Preservationist Membership - $100

All Dual benefits plus:

• Recognition in the Annual Report.

• 1 Gift Membership (Individual).

Historian Membership - $250   ($225 tax-deductible)

All Preservationist benefits plus:

• 1yr subscription to Sunset Magazine

• Invitation to annual reception

Founder Membership - $500  ($450 tax-deductible)

All Historian benefits plus:

• A special museum store gift.

• Discounted rate on venue rental

Pearl Chase Membership - $1,000   ($925 tax-deductible)

All Founder benefits plus:

• Opportunity to hold a private reception for up to 12 people at one of our select historic sites.

• Personal assistance scheduling docent-led tours for you and your guests.

Become a member today to start receiving issues of La Campana

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