Do not forget to consider giving your history-minded friends and family members a BHHA membership as a Christmas gift. By becoming a member, they will become part of the effort to preserve this 1846 National Historic Landmark village. Also, as a Bishop Hill Heritage Association member, they would enjoy:

  • Free subscription to the “Newsbulletin” published twice yearly.
  • Weekly email blasts about BHHA and Bishop Hill events
  • With a $35.00 or more membership, you will also receive a 10% discount on all purchases at the Colony Store.
  • With a $50 or more membership, you will receive a 10% discount at the Colony Store, a coupons for the Colony Store, and discounts on our workshops.

With next year being the 175th anniversary of the Bishop Hill Colony, this is a great time to become a BHHA member! If you have questions, please call 309 927-3899 or email To purchase a membership today, go to the Contribute section of our website and click on Membership. Or print out and fill out the membership form shown below.  Thank you!