Friends of MESDA

Membership Makes a Difference at MESDA.

 

The Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts at Old Salem Museums & Gardens in
Winston-Salem, NC, is home to the finest collection of southern decorative arts in the United States. 

Founded in 1965, MESDA is internationally recognized for its contributions to the
study and understanding of the history, decorative arts, and material culture of the American South.

 

 

MESDA’s unparalleled collections span seven states and three centuries. The Friends of MESDA program provides essential support for the acquisition, conservation, research, and exhibition of important artifacts made and used in the early South.

 

Members at all levels receive the Main Benefits Package, including:

  • Unlimited complimentary general admission to MESDA’s self-guided galleries, the Town of Salem, and the Gardens at Old Salem
  • 10% off purchases in Old Salem’s retail stores and online store, including the MESDA Bookstore
  • Regular updates and quarterly Points South e-newsletter featuring exciting new acquisitions and scholarship
  • Discounted pricing for Behind-the-Scenes Tours of MESDA

Friends of MESDA Membership Levels:

$45 Level Senior/Educator/Student discount • (fully tax-deductible)

  • Main Benefits package
  • Membership and admission for one (1)

 

$60 Level • (fully tax-deductible)

  • Main Benefits package
  • Membership and admission for one (1)

 

$120 Level • (fully tax-deductible)

  • Main Benefits package
  • Membership and admission for two (2), plus admission for one (1) guest

 

$250 Level • ($170 tax-deductible)

  • Main Benefits package
  • Membership and admission for two (2), plus admission for two (2) guests
  • A complimentary one-hour Behind-the-Scenes Tour for four (4)

 

$500 Level • ($380 tax-deductible)

  • Main Benefits package
  • Membership and admission for two (2), plus four (4) guests
  • A complimentary one-hour Behind-the-Scenes Tour for four (4)
  • $60-Level Friends of MESDA membership to use as a gift
  • Exclusive members-only opportunities at MESDA programs

 

Frank L. Horton Society • $1,000 (Details)


JOIN Friends of MESDA or RENEW your membership today.

When you click above, you will be directed to the Old Salem Museums & Gardens website to complete your transaction.