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Give Online

Leave your mark on history by supporting the Museum with an unrestricted donation at any level. Gifts can be made in honor or memory of a loved one, and can be set up as one-time or recurring donations. Make an online donation.

Join the Smithsonian Council for American History

With a gift of $1,000 or more, you can become a member of the Smithsonian Council for American History and receive an array of exclusive membership benefits. Find more information about the Smithsonian Council for American History.

Planned Gifts

Learn more about designating the Museum as a beneficiary of your will, establishing an annuity, and other planned giving.

Artifact Walls and History Highlight Cases

Become a supporter of a signature feature of the Museum, an Artifact Wall or History Highlight Case. Your generosity will be acknowledged with your name on a case for ten years. Find out more about the giving opportunities associated with Artifact Walls and History Highlight Cases.

For more information on how to give, please contact Rachel Wood, Assistant Director of Individual Giving, at (202) 633-3927 or via email at WoodR@si.edu.