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Become a Friend of Mechanics' Hall

By joining or renewing your membership to Mechanics' Hall, you support literary programs, music, dance and more in one of Portland's oldest and most treasured cultural institutions. (photo: little house dance)

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Join Us!

All are welcome.

When you become a Mechanics' Hall member, you join a community of Makers & Thinkers. You'll find opportunities to hear from big thinkers and curious minds, take in extraordinary music and dance, discover new voices in literature, both locally and nationally, and build friendships and collaborations amongst a curious bunch dedicated to the diffusion of useful knowledge in our world.

As a bonus, your membership includes:

  • Borrowing privileges from our library, which has generous loan periods and a short waiting list for new and popular titles.
  • Free and/or discounted tickets to most programs at The Hall
  • 10% discount on books sold during literary programs at The Hall.
  • 10% discount on Mechanics' Hall merchandise.
  • 10% discount on building rentals*

*Sustaining level and above. Full building rentals for weddings/celebrations excluded.

To give via check, please make it out to Mechanics' Hall and mail to:

Mechanics' Hall
519 Congress St
Portland, ME 04101

For any questions, or to inquire about stock donations please email or call 207-773-8396