Crane Society members receive invaluable benefits, such as invitations to unique travel opportunities and social events, behind the scene access to our collections, season passes to the Little Cinema, and acknowledgement on the Berkshire Museum website and in the Museum’s lobby, plus much more.

Membership also provides critical support for the many ways through which we serve our shared community, including our hands-on, curriculum based education and family programs, innovative exhibits, and engaging events.

We hope you might consider joining, renewing, or upgrading to the Crane Society today. Simply review the benefits listed below and select the option that works best for you.

For questions about the Crane Society or to purchase by phone, please contact Lauren “Lo” Sottile at 413.443.7171 ext. 312 or If you prefer to purchase by mail, download and print the form then send with payment to:

Berkshire Museum
39 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201

 Thank you!

All Crane Society members receive Individual through
Donor membership benefits, plus:

Crane Society Contributor: $1,000 ($805 is tax deductible)
  • Unlimited free general admission for members and up to 6 additional guests Season pass to Little Cinema: free admission for 2 adults to all regular film screenings and a discounted member rate on all special performance films including opera and ballet
  • 15 one-time use general admission passes for additional guests
  • Acknowledgement in the Museum’s lobby
  • 15% discount on Museum shop purchases
  • Invitation to the annual Crane Society gathering with the Executive Director
Collector: $1,500 ($1,170 is tax deductible)
All Contributor benefits, plus:

  • Two complimentary tickets to the Festival of Trees opening night party
  • A complimentary Family membership to give as a gift
Patron: $2,500 ($1,670 is tax deductible)
All Collector benefits, plus:

  • Invitation to a private tour and lunch with the Executive Director
  • Upon request, complimentary one-time use of the Crane Room to host a private event
Benefactor: $5,000 ($4,020 is tax deductible)
All Patron benefits, plus:

  • Two tickets to the annual Berkshire Award dinner
Director: $10,000 ($8,720 is tax deductible)
All Benefactor benefits, plus:

  • Two tickets to the Berkshire Museum annual gala