Become a Member

The Chisholm Trail Heritage Center Association is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit public organization. It depends on members, donations, and private foundations to maintain our mission: “To celebrate and perpetuate the history, art and culture of the Chisholm Trail, the American Cowboy and the American West.”

Your gift helps the Chisholm Trail Heritage Center carry out our vision: “Becoming a world-renowned destination that brings alive the heritage of the American West inspiring present and future generations.”

Membership Levels

All members receive a 15% discount on all gift shop purchases and paid programs rates. Members will have first opportunities to participate in programs, classes and events.

Becoming a member is easy! You can become a member online through our gift shop portal or the Pay Now button below; call us with your credit card information; mail in a check; or visit us in person. New membership and renewal cards are mailed out within 1-2 business days.

*The links next to each membership will take you to a form from Auxilia. 

Individual Membership $25.00 Free admission for one person for one year. 1-Year Membership
Family Membership $55.00 Admission for your family up to four people for one year. 1-Year Membership
Family & Friends $125.00 Admission for eight for one year. Includes North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) free admission to over more than 1,100 museums and approved institutions. Visit to learn more. It also includes Reciprocal Organization of Associated Museums (ROAM). Click here for the full list.
All Memberships of $125 or more earn the NARM and ROAM privileges.
1-Year Membership
250 Plus

Members at the $250 or more level receive center rental space at half the published rate at the time of booking, admission for up to eight people, and invitations to exclusive donor events.

  • $250 (Sustaining)
  • $500 (Patron)
  • $750 (Benefactor)
1-Year Membership
Century Membership

For those committed to celebrating and perpetuating the history, art, and culture of the Chisholm Trail, the American Cowboy, and the American West. $1,000 and up.

  • Limited to 100 Century Members
  • Must support and live by the spirit of the Cowboy
  • Free center rental for a private event
  • Free admission for up to 10 people per visit
1-Year Membership
Corporate Membership Marketing, publicity, and center availability for business events and training. Customized for your business/corporation or individual needs and goals. Contact

Did you know?

  • CTHC is only non-profit in Oklahoma to be certified as a “Great Expectations – Model School.”
  • In 2019, our student/field trip attendance broke an all-time record, with 10,246 students.
  • All sessions focus on Oklahoma PASS/PALS, Texas TEKS, and Core Curriculum achievement.
  • We offer grant opportunities to Title I schools for free admission, mileage, and bus drivers’ wages.
  • The Education Program has won many awards for innovative teaching techniques.
  • Prior to each session, we collaborate with teachers to plan a day of seamless instruction.

Visit our Awards & Accolades page to learn more about our accomplishments.