It pays to be a member! There are many benefits from becoming a German-Texan Heritage Society Member.
Whether you’re a Texan of German descent, an individual or organization interested in preserving a historic landmark, a history buff, or someone who wants to learn more about the impact German-Texans have made – and continue to make – on the history of Texas, we hope you will join us as we work together to meet our goals.
To become a member or renew your membership online, go to OUR ONLINE MEMBERSHIP SIGN-UP FORM.
You can also download a MEMBERSHIP FORM and mail it to: GTHS, PO Box 684171, Austin, TX 78768. Otherwise, please call us at (512) 467-4569 to renew with a Visa, Discover or MasterCard. Danke!!
Membership in the German-Texan Heritage Society runs by the calendar year, and should be renewed each January. Membership benefits include:
- Annual Conference
- Quarterly Journal
- German Genealogy Seminars
- Advice on German genealogy research
- Trenckmann Memorial Research Library
- German Translation Assistance
- German Language Classes for Adults & Children
- Traditional German Festivals: Maifest, Oktoberfest, Christmas Market
- Preservation of GTHS headquarters, the historic German Free School built In 1857
- German films, speakers, exhibits
- Social Activities
- Discounts on Classes, Programs & Event
…and the satisfaction that you have contributed to save your heritage!