Join or Donate

You can make a difference to keep our shared maritime heritage alive. Become a member or donate now to the Azorean Maritime Heritage Society. If you have a business, you can also support us with a corporate membership.


Become a Member

AMHS members build a community of friends and family around our mission of promoting Azorean maritime traditions and culture. Whether you are Azorean or not, you can join us and become part of our community. When you join AMHS, you can have the unique opportunity to sail and row our authentic Azorean whaleboats.


$30 per year Individual

$50 per year Family

$100 per year Harpooner

$200+ per year Navigator

$10 per year Student


Corporate Membership

Corporate members are local business leaders who help keep our shared maritime heritage alive with their generosity. As a corporate member, your business will receive:

  • Your company logo with hyperlink on our website
  • Listing in our annual newsletter and semi-annual & annual meeting announcements
  • Recognition as a new corporate member to all AMHS members in monthly email
  • Invitation to our annual Friends and Family BBQ and scholarship awards ceremony


$250 per year Oar

All basic benefits.

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$500 per year Keel

All basic benefits plus:

  • 2 complimentary tickets to select AMHS events
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$1,000 per year Loggerhead

All basic benefits plus:

  • 4 complimentary tickets to select AMHS events
  • 2 admission tickets to the New Bedford Whaling Museum
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$2,500 per year Mast

All basic benefits plus:

  • 6 complimentary tickets to select AMHS events
  • 2 admission tickets to the New Bedford Whaling Museum
  • 25% discount on purchase of AMHS gear and additional tickets to events
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$5,000 per year Sail

All basic benefits plus:

  • 8 complimentary tickets to select AMHS events
  • 2 admission tickets to the New Bedford Whaling Museum
  • 25% discount on purchase of AMHS gear and additional tickets to events
  • A free row day on one of our authentic Azorean whaleboats for your company
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