The Chattanooga Historical Society (Picnooga) is a registered 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. We depend upon public financial support from Membership, ticket sales from programing, official merchandise sales, grants, and sponsorships.

Your contributions through a Membership helps maintain our archival and preservation work in Chattanooga. Your support for educational outreach projects, lectures, camps, and programs is greatly appreciated!

Membership to the CHS is paid annually unless otherwise stated. Monthly payments are available for Membership commitments over $100 per year.

*Memberships are non-refundable.

Please contact us for more information or if you have any questions.

Use the form on this page to securely pay or renew your membership.  Please call the Historical Society if you’d like to use a check for payment.
(423) 541-9981

$100 – $499 (annual commitment)
Monthly installments available

Additional Benefits:

  • One gift Membership (Member level) for a friend
  • Collector level gift
  • Recognition in publications & yearly report

$500 – $999 (annual commitment)
Monthly installments

Additional Benefits:

  • Three gift individual Memberships (Member level) for friends
  • Archivist level gift
  • Recognition in publications & yearly report

Please contact us
about the Membership options in this section.


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