1559 Society

The 1559 Society is an exclusive community of higher-level donors who give generously to empower us to tell our stories in new ways, enhance the experiences of our guests and link our unique heritage to local economic development and quality of life.

Individual Levels

Bronze

  • Four Annual Passes to Historic Pensacola
  • 15% discount on museum store purchases, children’s birthday parties and venue rentals
  • Private tour for up to 12 individuals
  • Invitations to special events and program
  • Subscriptions to Pensacola History Today and Pensacola History Illustrated
  • Time Travelers Reciprocal Museums - Free admission and/or discounts at more than 250 historical sites and museums in the USA.
  • Association of Children's Museum's Reciprocal Network (PDF) - Discounted admission for up to six individuals at more than 200 children’s museums in the USA
  • Recognition as a 1559 Society Bronze donor in Pensacola History Today
  • Recognition as a 1559 Society Bronze donor on www.historicpensacola.org
  • Recognition as a 1559 Society Bronze donor in the UWF Historic Trust Annual Report
  • Federal tax deduction

Annual Contribution - $1,559 – 2,499

Silver

In addition to the Bronze benefits, 1559 Society Silver donors receive:

  • Additional 5% discount (total 20%) museum store purchases, children’s birthday parties and venue rentals
  • Private tour including an additional six individuals (18 total)
  • Recognition as a 1559 Society Silver donor in Pensacola History Today
  • Recognition as a 1559 Society Silver donor on www.historicpensacola.org
  • Recognition as a 1559 Society Silver donor in the UWF Historic Trust Annual Report
  • Federal tax deduction

Annual Contribution - $2,500 – 4,999

Gold

In addition to the Silver benefits, 1559 Society Gold donors receive:

  • Additional 5% discount (total 25%) museum store purchases, children’s birthday parties and venue rentals
  • Private tour including an additional six individuals (24 total)
  • Recognition as a 1559 Society Gold donor in Pensacola History Today
  • Recognition as a 1559 Society Gold donor on www.historicpensacola.org
  • Recognition as a 1559 Society Gold donor in the UWF Historic Trust Annual Report
  • Federal tax deduction

Annual Contribution - $5,000 – and above

Business and Corporate Levels

Bronze

  • Four Annual Passes to Historic Pensacola
  • Recognition and promotion as our exclusive corporate partner for a “Free Admission Day at the Pensacola Children’s Museum”
  • 10 seven-day guest passes for employees and/or clients
  • 15% discount on venue rentals
  • Private tour for up to 12 individuals
  • Invitations to special events and program
  • Subscriptions to Pensacola History Today and Pensacola History Illustrated
  • 1559 Society decal
  • Recognition as a 1559 Society Bronze donor in Pensacola History Today
  • Recognition as a 1559 Society Bronze donor on www.historicpensacola.org
  • Recognition as a 1559 Society Bronze donor in the UWF Historic Trust Annual Report
  • Federal tax deduction

Annual Contribution - $1,559 – $2,499

Silver

In addition to the Bronze benefits, 1559 Society Silver donors receive:

  • Recognition and promotion as our exclusive corporate partner for a “Historic Pensacola Free Admission Day”
  • An additional 10 seven-day guest passes (20 total) for employees and/or clients
  • Additional 5% discount (20% total) on Historic Pensacola venue rentals
  • Private tour including an additional six individuals (18 total)
  • Recognition as a 1559 Society Silver donor in Pensacola History Today
  • Recognition as a 1559 Society Silver donor on www.historicpensacola.org
  • Recognition as a 1559 Society Silver donor in the UWF Historic Trust Annual Report
  • Federal tax deduction

Annual Contribution - $2,500 – 4,999

Gold

In addition to the Silver benefits, 1559 Society Gold donors receive:

  • Recognition and promotion as our exclusive corporate partner for an additional “Historic Pensacola Free Admission Day”
  • Recognition and promotion as our exclusive corporate partner for an additional “Free Admission Day at the Pensacola Children’s Museum”
  • An additional 10 seven-day guest passes (30 total) for employees and/or clients
  • Additional 5% discount (total 25%) on venue rentals
  • Private tour including an additional six individuals (24 total)
  • Recognition as a 1559 Society Gold donor in Pensacola History Today
  • Recognition as a 1559 Society Gold donor on www.historicpensacola.org
  • Recognition as a 1559 Society Gold donor in the UWF Historic Trust Annual Report
  • Federal tax deduction

Annual Contribution - $5,000 and above


Custom business/corporate packages can be tailored to your specific business objectives. For more information, contact us at 850-595-5985, historictrust@uwf.edu or via historicpensacola.org.

To join the 1559 Society, please visit uwf.edu/historictrust. For questions, please contact chief community officer Jeff Nall at 850-5985 ext. 110 or jnall@uwf.edu.