Facebook logoTwitter logoInstagram logo

The Historic House Trust preserves, promotes, and provides expertise to 23 historic house museums so they can create authentic experiences that give history resonance. Especially during this uncertain time, we need YOU to thrive. Learn more about how you can support our work below. 

Make a Contribution

Help keep our heritage alive in the buildings, collections, and grounds of NYC’s public house museums. By making a contribution today, your gift will sustain our mission and make a lasting impact on our work.

Visitors standing at the top of the Little Red Lighthouse

Membership

As a member, you are an instrumental part of our work that celebrates the vibrant history living in your own backyard. Explore a membership to HHT and help keep our mission firmly rooted in preservation and storytelling.

HHT members meeting and talking at a house lobby

Annual Gala

The Founders Award Dinner is HHT’s trademark annual event that raises critical funds to support our work of preserving history, serving our community, promoting our partner sites, and protecting their collections. 

A happy couple looking at menu for dinner at the Anual Gala

Volunteer

Are you a history lover? Interested in gaining hands-on experience with historic houses and their collections? Learn more about HHT’s volunteer opportunities, including the award-winning Roof Raisers Curatorial Brigade. 

Volunteers brushing an old chair to restore it to its former glory

Other Ways to Give

We rely on the support of long-term partners to sustain our mission. Whether you represent a company looking to give back, or an individual wanting to include us in your will, you can make an impact in many ways.

HHT volunteers in blue T-shirts stand outside one of the historic houses

Our Supporters

We would not be able to accomplish our mission without our dedicated funders and collaborative partners. Learn more about those who help ground our work and create opportunities for growth. 

Three supporters are looking outside from a balcony

Select list(s) to subscribe to


By submitting this form, you are consenting to receive marketing emails from: Historic House Trust of New York City, 830 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY, 10065, http://www.historichousetrust.org. You can revoke your consent to receive emails at any time by using the SafeUnsubscribe® link, found at the bottom of every email. Emails are serviced by Constant Contact