Mt Tamalpais and Muir Woods Railroad Gravity Car on East Peak of Mt Tamalpais


The Mill Valley Historical Society warmly welcomes all who are interested in Mill Valley’s past.  Your membership in the Mill Valley Historical Society supports the preservation of Mill Valley history, while enabling you to learn more about Mill Valley and its rich past.

Benefits of General Memberships include

  • Announcements of MVHS news and events
  • Publications including the Fall Newsletter describing activities and events, and the annual Review, our highly regarded magazine filled with historic photos and articles about Mill Valley’s past
  • Discounts on admission for our annual guided Walk into History
  • Discounts on select publications about Mill Valley history by local authors
  • Admission to the Annual Dinner and other get-togethers

Please complete the online membership form below or if you prefer, you may download a mail-in membership form by clicking HERE.

Donations to the Mill Valley Historical Society are very much appreciated and put to good use. The major source of income is membership dues, but donations normally amount to 15 to 20% of total income.  Major expenses include the Annual Review, the Newsletter, First Wednesday programs, the annual dinner and oral histories. The annual history walk may or may not make a profit depending on the number of participants which varies widely. Whenever possible MVHS funds the library for special History Room projects, e.g., equipment purchases, digitizing photos and documents, etc. Donations are tax deductible — MVHS is a 501 (c) 3 organization, ID 94-2495702.
Besides using the online donation button below, donations may be mailed to the MVHS at 375 Throckmorton Avenue, Mill Valley, CA  94941.