Become a Member

Membership in the North Star Museum is a way to help us preserve the values and traditions of Boy Scouting and Girl Scouting for generations to come. Your support of our important work is key to our continued success in preserving and celebrating YOUR Scouting memories. Scouting is a part of your cultural inheritance and it is worth saving.

The North Star Museum of Boy Scouting and Girl Scouting is a non-profit organization that is supported by loyal members and committed volunteers. When you join the North Star Museum as a member you are more than just a supporter – you are a member of the family!

The North Star Museum has experienced unprecedented growth in the past two years. We are a true destination for Scouts, families and our whole community. Our innovative programs enable us to be a resource for learning, leadership and fun!


for Alumni/Alumnae Scout Groups!

Are you part of a Boy Scout Alumni or Girl Scout Alumnae group? Are you looking for the perfect place to have your meetings, alumni/alumnae gatherings and celebrations?

With an Alumni/Alumnae Group Membership you have a place to call your own - surrounded by your scouting history, inspired by artifacts and exhibits featuring your camp & Scouting memories, and all at an affordable rate guaranteed to make your treasurer smile.

You can rent our museum space for personal events and meetings at a discounted rate! You also get a discount in our museum gift shop, invitations to ‘members only’ events, our bi-monthly Museum News newsletter, and more!

Click here for more details and here for an application for Alumni/Alumnae Membership.

The North Star Museum welcomes you with open arms, ready to celebrate YOU and your fellow scouters.


Your membership helps preserve the history of Boy Scouting and Girl Scouting through:

- Engaging collections and exhibits that bridge generations of Scouting

- Updated displays to invite interaction for all age levels

- Building improvements that enhance your experience when you visit us

Your membership helps provide programming to youth and families through:

- Tours

- Service projects

- Outreach projects, bringing exhibits and programminig out to our community

- Troop and service unit programming like merit badge workshops, Overnight at the Museum, Girl Scout Way Journeys, group meetings, Pinewood Derby Races, and more

Standard benefits of membership are:

- Receive our newsletter Museum News

- Receive a 10% discount at the Museum gift shop

- Advance notice of all museum programs

- Invitations to special "members only" events

- Receive a 20% discount for group meetings held at the Museum

- Receive a 20% discount on select museum programs, such as Overnight at the Museum, Pause That Refreshes, Pinewood Derby, and facility rental for personal celebrations and ceremonies, such as courts of honor, bridging ceremonies, etc.

What type of member do you want to be?

We believe it's important to offer choices in your membership -- so you can choose the level of interaction that best suits your budget and needs. The levels of membership -- effective July 1, 2014 -- also include a token of our appreciation.








$150 or more

*Individual membership

*All standard member benefits

*Bronze level pin

*Tall mug with NSSM logo

*Individual/Scout Unit/Family/ Business

* All standard member benefits

*Silver level pin

*Portable flashlight with NSSM logo

*Individual/Scout Unit/Family/ Business

*All standard member benefits

*Gold level pin

*Sportsman's compass with case

*Individual/Scout Unit/Family/ Business

*All standard member benefits

*Platinum level membership pin

Faux leather journal embossed with NSSM logo (pen included)

To join the Museum, submit this form.

Do you want a different option?

- Sustaining Membership: Make a monthly contribution to the Museum for as long as you wish. No renewal necessary. Set up a recurring credit card payment. With just $10 a month (minimum payment), brings you all the benefits. Click here to register and set up your recurring payment.

- Club Bruce Kids Membership Program: This unique kids membership is based on our museum mascot, "Bruce the Moose", and costs only $35. Introduce your child to Scouting, history, and nature. Click here to find out how you can join.

Still have questions?

Contact Shirley De la Torre at 651-748-2880 or