Personal Membership

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Join 1,000-plus member households and help advance the Hay legacy of land stewardship and “knowing your place within the natural world.” Relish in the satisfaction of knowing that your membership helps to preserve an historic estate and its beautiful gardens for generations to come.

JOIN or RENEW Now and click HERE to sign up to attend the May 27 Member Opening Reception. Fells memberships also make great gifts, LEARN MORE…

Current year Member Benefits expire on April 30, 2016. New and renewing memberships are valid through April 30, 2017.

New members also receive a $25 merchandise credit from White Flower in Litchfield CT. And thanks to White Flower Farm for including The Fells in their Rebate Program, where 10% of all Fells members purchases are donated to The Fells. Simply tell the sales associate or note in comments on the on-line order form that you are a Fells member. For information about White Flower Farm see

Member Dues

Individual $40–Unlimited free visits, 10% discount at our Annual Plant Sale on June 10-11, reduced class fees, two free admission passes, an invitation to a special member reception on May 27,  and a 1-year subscription to Better Homes and Gardens Magazine and to New England Home Magazine.

Household $60–Individual benefits, plus unlimited free visits for 2 adults and children/grandchildren under age 18 in same household/family.

Sponsor $125–Household benefits, plus two guests free of charge with each visit, and a 1-year subscription to New Hampshire Home Magazine.

Advocate $250–Sponsor benefits, plus as many guests free of charge with each visit as you like.

Patron $500–Advocate benefits, an invitation to a special Donor Reception on July 20, plus 2 free tickets to the June 26 Silent Auction or a Veranda Concert.

Benefactor $1,000–Patron benefits, plus a private house/garden tour and reception for up to 20 guests.

Sustainer $2,500–Benefactor benefits, plus free admission to most Fells programs and events.

Other Benefits for All Membership Levels

Members may visit nearly 300 botanical gardens, arboreta, and conservatories throughout the region and in North America, offering special admission privileges and many other benefits through the American Horticultural Reciprocal Admissions Program. Some of the regional sites include The Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens; Tower Hill Botanic Garden; Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home; The Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University; among many other fine sites. For a complete list see AHS GARDENS or click HERE for a printable list of participating locations. You may also call our office at 603-763-4789 x3.

Members also receive reciprocal admission privileges to SELECT REGIONAL MUSEUMS and discounts at the finest local plant nurseries. For a list of participating nurseries click HERE.