Support Us

There are many ways to support the Mahone Bay Museum:


Our parent organization, the Mahone Bay Founders Society, welcomes members through annual individual membership ($15 per year), business membership ($25 per year), and family membership ($25 per year). An annual membership provides you with the opportunity to vote at our Annual General Meeting, the ability to join our Board of Directors, a 10% discount in our Museum gift shop (excludes event tickets), invitations to Members only events, access to our research room books, files, and computers, and first dibs on purchasing tickets to public events.

You can purchase your membership online by clicking here. and then you can choose to either submit your Online Membership Form (via Google Forms) by clicking here.

Or you can download our pdf version and print our Membership Form here and drop it off or mail it to us. Or you can mail your membership form along with a cheque or cash to us at:
Mahone Bay Founders Society, PO Box 583, Mahone Bay NS, B0J 2E0


The Mahone Bay Museum is always looking for more volunteers!
We have volunteers near and far who help with events, exhibits, research, the collection, greeting visitors, and more! We’ll discuss your interests and needs to find a suitable volunteer position for you.

Volunteering hours vary and are flexible around your schedule!
Volunteering is great experience for young people and looks wonderful on your resume!
Volunteers of all ages are welcome!
Contact us by email at or call 902.624.6263


Interested in making a monetary donation? Donations provide an important part of our annual revenue and enable us to develop exhibits and programs as well as preserve our collections. Through our parent organization, The Mahone Bay Founders Society, we will issue charitable tax receipts for all donations. You may make a donation online using PayPal or a credit card by visiting our SHOP.

Donation cheques can be made out the Mahone Bay Founders Society and mailed to
PO Box 583, Mahone Bay, NS B0J 2E0

All donations over $20 are eligible for a tax receipt!

Sponsorship and Donations In-Kind

Businesses who would like to become a sponsor for one of our events or projects should contact us by email at or call 902.624.6263

Donations In-Kind for services are also welcome! Additionally, businesses can also donate an item for our annual Silent Auction that occurs in April every year.

Click HERE to view businesses and organizations who recently supported us!