Membership: See the Benefits

Delaware & Lehigh - Membership: See the Benefits

Join us and connect to nature, communities, health & fitness, history, and education.

When it comes to making good things happen in our community with authenticity and respect for our place in America’s history, the Delaware & Lehigh National Heritage Corridor is your most dependable, results-driven partner.

On August 8, 2013, the National Canal Museum became an affiliate of the D&L. By joining together, we are connecting people, businesses, culture, and communities to improve the quality of life for all. We help to preserve and share the nationally significant stories and culture of our region, and build the trail that celebrates it.

We are dedicated to forming collaborative, results-oriented working relationships with our partners, with ease and convenience at the core of the experience.

Your membership dues help the D&L further its mission in the following ways:

  • CONNECT the D&L Trail, our partners and heritage stories along the 165-mile route that helped fuel America’s 19th-century Industrial Revolution.
  • REVITALIZE communities through regional revitalization, marketing and economic development activities.
  • PRESERVE the landscape, sites and stories that make up this very special place of national significance.
  • CELEBRATE our heritage with an eye toward a bright future.

Membership Levels

$25 – Student/Retired
$50 – Individual
$100 – Family/Household*
$250 Contributing**
$500 Sustaining**
$1000 Patron***
$1500 Leader***

All membership levels above include unlimited admission to the National Canal Museum, 1-10 guest passes and boat ride (depending on level), invitations to member only events, $5 canal boat rides, quarterly printed newsletter subscription, weekly e-newsletter subscription, members-only event pricing, 10% discount at the D&L online store, National Canal Museum shop and publications, access to the museum archives and pre-registration for events and workshops.

*Family/Household memberships include all individuals living within the residence.  All individuals listed on this membership will receive discounted tickets and admissions.

**All Contributing memberships and above receive a free Smithsonian Affiliate membership

***All Patron memberships and above receive 3 hours of personalized curatorial research and a private interpretative trail walk

Membership Guidelines

  • Memberships are not transferable; an individual membership is valid only for the named adult
  • Member children are ages 4-17 (toddlers ages 0-3 are admitted for free)
  • Admission privileges do not include visitors for school groups or birthday parties

Purchase Membership Online

Download a form to submit via mail

For more information, please contact the Advancement Office for more details at 610-923-3548 x238 or use the following form:

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