Become a member (or renew your membership) and help keep Norwell's history alive!  

What are the benefits of being a member?

  • Free private tours of the Jacobs Homestead by appointment
  • Free newsletters on local history snail-mailed to your door
  • Invitations to members-only events or priority at those events that may be restricted in number of attendees
  • Free assistance with genealogical or local history research questions at the Society’s Library or over the Internet
  • Advice regarding the dateboard program for the member’s historic Norwell house
  • An official Society member card (see below)
  • Discounts on Society publications and merchandise
  • Notification of free lectures and educational programs
  • The ability to become an officer, director, or volunteer
  • Knowledge that your dues support the education of townspeople and schoolchildren about Norwell’s heritage, the on-going research of town history, and the collection, inventory, preservation, and restoration of the Society's historic collections. 

What does your membership support?

  • The maintenance of the historic artifacts collection at the Jacobs Homestead and in the Society Archives
  • The production of the Society's quarterly history-filled newsletters
  • The coordination of events such as the May Day Tea and the "Christmas at the Farmhouse" at the Jacobs Homestead
  • The planning and costs of speakers on historic topics, with events open to the public
  • The coordination of the historic house plaque program with the Norwell Historical Commission
  • and much more... 

become a member / DONATE

  • 3-Year Membership = $35
  • Lifetime Membership = $350