Become a Member

Individuals and institutions can join YHMA to participate in a diverse, vibrant heritage community and support efforts that conserve, interpret and celebrate the Yukon's heritage.

The YHMA membership reflects the scope and diversity of the Yukon heritage community. Our institutional members include museums, First Nation cultural centres, historical societies, art galleries, archives, historic sites, science centres, zoos and nature reserves. Our individual members include museum employees, contractors and consultants, Board members and volunteers, and others actively involved in the heritage sector or who have an interest in heritage.

Apply today by selecting an appropriate category membership below, and mailing a completed form and payment to the YHMA office. Membership terms are valid for each fiscal year, April 1-March 31st. Some membership categories include the option to renew for multiple years at a time.

All YHMA members receive the follow benefits:

  • Biannual newsletter
  • Vote at AGM (except Subscriber)
  • 30% discount on The National Trust for Canada membership
  • Free limited Affiliated Membership with the Tourism Industry Association of the Yukon and discount on full membership
  • Discounts on YHMA conferences, events and publications
  • Free listing and access to Yukon Heritage Contractor's Database
  • Access to training and professional development resources
  • Networking opportunities with heritage and cultural sector community

PLUS!

Patron members receive additional recognition in 'Supporter's Circle' on YHMA website, in our biannual newsletter and annual report. 

Institutional members are eligible to join the Joint Marketing program which provides affordable and effective direct advertising for members, and serves as a forum to share best practices and current trends in marketing and tourism.

Corporate/Affiliate members also receive a listing on this site and up to 2 free business card-sized ads in the YHMA newsletter (one per issue).

Subscriber memberships are intended for those who only wish to receive the YHMA newsletter.

Membership type Cost
Individual $40 (or $100 for 3-year renewal)
Student/Senior (enrolled at educational institution or 55+) $30 (or $75 for 3-year renewal)
Patron $150
Institutional $50-150
Corporate/Affiliate $125
Canadian Subscriber $30
International Subscriber $40

 

Application Forms

YHMA 2017-18 Individual Membership Application.pdf (includes Student/Senior)

YHMA 2017-18 Institutional Membership Application.pdf (includes Corporate Affiliate)

YHMA 2017-18 Subscriber Membership Application.pdf

YHMA members receive membership benefits with TIA Yukon!

YHMA members automatically receive a free limited (non-voting, non-preferred supplier) Affiliated Membership with TIA Yukon, and receive a discount on full memberships. For more information on TIA Yukon membership categories and benefits, please visit tiayukon.com.

YHMA members receive 30% off The National Trust for Canada Membership!

Yukon Historical & Museums Association (YHMA) members are eligible for a 30% discount on The National Trust for Canada membership. National Trust member benefits include a subscription to locale magazine, free admission to National Trust properties in the United Kingdom, Australia and the United States, free admission to our historic sites in Canada, and discounted rates for national conferences. Upon joining or renewing your YHMA membership, you will receive a promotion code to obtain the discount.  

Join online at nationaltrustcanada.ca, or by phone toll-free: 1-866-964-1066.