West Des Moines Historical Society is a privately funded nonprofit institution that relies on the generosity of its friends and supporters to meet the enormous cost of providing unique and valuable exhibits, programs, and events.

For your records, our Federal Tax ID # is 23-7132446.

Membership Benefits

    FRIEND
    $25-$49
    SUPPORTER
    $50-$99
    CONTRIBUTOR
    $100-$249
    SUSTAINER
    $250-$499
    PATRON
    $500 & above
    Benefits: Benefits: Benefits: Benefits: Benefits:
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    Two tickets for a tour of the Jordan House or Bennett SchoolFour tickets for a tour of the Jordan House or Bennett School4 tickets for a tour of the Jordan House or Bennett SchoolFour tickets for a tour of the Jordan House or Bennett School
    One ticket to a Night at the Museum program of your choice (dependent on availability)One ticket to a Night at The Museum program of your choice (dependent on availability)
    Your name or message engraved on permanent Jordan House garden paver

What the WDMHS does?

Why I should be a member?

  • Conserve and convey local history
  • Perpetuate the heritage of an official Underground Railroad site
  • Collection and preservation of artifacts and archives

Memberships:

The minimum fee for membership in the West Des Moines Historical Society is $25 per year.

Print an Application with full details or use our online application.