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Become a Sponsor


There is no more powerful way for you or your business to make an impact and generate visibility than to become a sponsor at Shelburne Museum. Our highly acclaimed and always engaging exhibitions are presented in partnership with corporations, foundations, and individuals who benefit from significant philanthropic and marketing opportunities. Exhibition sponsorships are available at various levels, and we will be glad to will work with you to develop a plan that meets your objectives and budget. Interested in sponsoring educational programming, a museum-wide event, or other Museum need?  Contact Shelburne Museum’s Development team today!  

View Shelburne Museum’s Corporate Opportunities Package here for additional details.

With questions, please contact:

Phone: (802) 985-0920


Interested in sponsoring an exhibition? Please view the schedule of exhibitions for upcoming opportunities.

Legacy Giving


The Electra Havemeyer Webb Legacy Society

Named for the Museum’s founder, the Electra Havemeyer Webb Legacy Society recognizes the generosity and enduring support of legacy donors who have included Shelburne Museum in their estate plans.

In appreciation for their lasting impact on the Museum, Members of the Electra Havemeyer Webb Legacy Society, receive the following benefits:

    • Named listing in the Museum’s Annual Report of Gifts (if you prefer, as Anonymous)
    • Director’s Circle Membership to Shelburne Museum*
    • Invitations to select VIP special events such as lectures, exhibition openings, and Museum-wide celebrations
    • An exclusive Shelburne Museum holiday ornament

For more information, please go to

Please Let Us Know!

If you have already taken a step to include Shelburne Museum in your estate plans, thank you! Please let us know. We want to recognize you publicly — or thank you anonymously if you prefer – as a member of the Electra Havemeyer Webb Legacy Society. Contact Development, (802) 985-0880 or email

*Director’s Circle Memberships are granted to legacy donors who have documented a planned gift of $25,000+ with Shelburne Museum’s Development staff.



Are you looking to connect more at the Museum or give back to your community?

Volunteering at Shelburne Museum is an amazing opportunity to learn new skills, join a diverse community of over 200 volunteers, and support the Museum. Volunteers have a tremendous impact on the Museum and we rely on our volunteers’ wide range of skills, friendly faces, and can-do attitudes.

We offer volunteer opportunities for many age groups and interests, including gardening, carpentry, greeting visitors, textile demonstrations, special event days, and much more. We also offer opportunities for corporate group volunteering as well as large school groups.

We strive to find a volunteer opportunity that fits your schedules and interests. Schedules are flexible year-round with May through October our busiest season. As a volunteer, you also will receive valuable benefits including free admission to the Museum with a volunteer badge, invitations to an annual recognition event, and more. To get started, fill out Volunteer Application then send completed forms to:

Volunteer Coordinator
Shelburne Museum
P.O. Box 10
Shelburne, VT 05482

802-985-3346 ext. 3142
Direct: 802.985.0831