As a member of the Madison Trust for Historic Preservation you help send a strong message that historic places are important. Your membership supports our efforts, including our historic architecture walking tours, annual historic preservation awards, and advocacy for the high-quality restoration and rehabilitation of Madison’s historic places.


Member Benefits


State Street Tour

Free tours

FREE admission to our seasonal historic architecture walking and bike tours that take place from May through September each year. Bring your membership card and enjoy the walking tour!


2017 Historic Preservation Awards

special tours & events

Discounted admission to specialty tours that take place each summer and events such as the Annual Historic Preservation Awards each May.


Aaron Bird Bear, 2018 Member Event Tour

member-only events

Invitations to our FREE members-only events and tours each year. Catch up with other members, longstanding and new, while enjoying a unique tour or exceptional venue with delicious hors d’oeuvres.

Maple Bluff Cambridge Road Tour

Annual Membership Levels:

$25 Tudor Revival (Student)

$40 Prairie (Individual)

$50 Craftsman ( Family)

$60 International

$100 Queen Anne

$250 Italianate

$500 Greek Revival

$1,000 Federal

How to Join or Renew Your Annual Membership


Join or renew online

New Members: Please complete our online New Member Form.

Renewing Members: Simply submit your membership renewal below. If needed, please update your contact information here.

To submit membership dues online, you may use a credit card, debit card or PayPal account. You do not need a PayPal account to pay this way.

Select your desired membership level from the drop-down menu under “Annual Membership Levels” and click “Buy Now.” You will be directed to a secure PayPal checkout page to confirm your membership level. When your payment is complete, you will be returned to the Trust website.

Annual Membership Levels

Join or renew by mail

New Members: Please complete our online New Member Form. Then download and complete our Membership Dues Form. The links are below.

Renewing members: Please download and complete our Membership Dues Form. The links are below.

To submit membership dues by mail, please enclose your check and the Membership Dues Form and send to our office at the address below.

Mailing address: P.O. Box 296, Madison, WI 53701

Please make checks payable to the Madison Trust for Historic Preservation.

Have Questions?

Do you have questions about becoming a member? We're here to help! 
Contact us at (608) 441-8864 or by email at