Preserving Montana's History


You can support the preservation efforts of The Montana Heritage Commission by contributing money, goods or services. Learn about our preservation efforts! Donors and Volunteers are critical for preserving and maintaining Virginia City and Nevada City, Montana. Funding to maintain these valuable historic sites and collections managed by the Montana Heritage Commission come from people who volunteer their time and resources. You can learn more about volunteering by visiting our volunteer page.

 


Make a Donation

Donate Online 
or mail your donation to:
Montana Heritage Commission
PO Box 338
Virginia City, MT 59755

Now is the time to Save Montana's History and restoring some of these historic buildings.  Visit https://www.savemontanashistory.com for more information.


Become a Member

Help preserve the wonders of the Treasure State by becoming a member today. Your donation goes directly to the preservation and operation expenses of Virginia City and Nevada City, Montana. As a bonus you get to enjoy the activities these two historic cities offer.

Sign Up Now
or mail your membership fee to:
Montana Heritage Commission
PO Box 338
Virginia City, MT 59755

Annual Membership Options Available:

$25 - Garnet which includes:

  • 1 Free ticket for Gold Panning at the River of Gold

$50 - Ruby which includes:

  • 1 Free ticket for Gold Panning at the River of Gold
  • 1 Free ticket for a Train Ride on the Alder Gulch Shortline Railroad

$100 - Silver which includes:

  • 1 Free ticket for Gold Panning at the River of Gold
  • 1 Free ticket for a Train Ride on the Alder Gulch Shortline Railroad
  • 1 free ticket for the Nevada City Living History Museum

$1,000 or more - Gold which includes:

  • Season pass for 5 people for unlimited access to Gold Panning at the River of Gold, the Alder Gulch Shortline Railroad, and the Nevada City Living History Museum
  • Name listed at the Virginia City train depot

Thank you for investing in preserving Montana's heritage for future generations. All revenue from these educational activities goes towards the preservation and operational expenses associated with Virginia City and Nevada City, Montana.