Do you want to preserve and promote the history of your place or community? Do you care about safeguarding the rich heritage and culture that we inherited from our ancestors? Join the Heritage Society and become a member of an organization dedicated firmly in preserving, promoting, and conserving the copious historical legacy through fostering, exploring, celebrating, examining, and endorsing a range of educational, research, and awareness programs in the field of history, heritage studies, and allied disciplines.


Heritage Society is a not-for-profit organization registered under the Society Registration Act, 21, 1860. It operates through various regional centers and departments with their headquarters located in Phulwari Sharif (Patna), Bihar. The Society is committed towards promotion and safeguarding of the rich heritage and culture, and all dues go to support its vivideducational, research, and awareness programs. Getting associated with the society is mutually beneficial for both the society and its members as it instils a sense of pride for our past and legacy. Heritage Society is renowned for being an accessible and supportive research community with continually expanding membership that represents a broad spectrum of individuals ranging from academicians to professional researchers, from scholars to research students, and from policy makers to freelancers.

We are currently offering membership under two categories“Individual Membership”, and “Institutional Membership”on the ‘Annual Basis’. Membership can be renewed every year. Lifetime membership will be awarded to selected members who have remained associated with Heritage Society actively for at least five consecutive years. Membership is open for everyone. Heritage lovers, academicians, institutions, families, students and individuals all are invited to become the member of this society by registering with us and making a payment of nominal fee that will support the endeavors of Heritage Society. Membership comes with a variety of benefits. The membership of the Society not only paves the way to strengthen its aims and objectives but it also gives a sense of satisfaction to serve the nation by protecting our rich cultural heritage.


  • Free general admission and a 20% discount on ticketed events (such as Heritage Walk, excursion, summer course, workshop etc.) of Heritage Society.
  • 20% extra discount on books and journals published by Heritage Society.
  • Assistance in research works and data collection on topics that matches with the interest areas of Heritage Society and its departments.
  • Regular updates on upcoming events, programs, and special offers published from time to time by Heritage Society.
  • Opportunity for active participation in the conferences, seminars, webinars, workshops, etc.
  • Invitation for participation in Archaeological Exploration and Excavation.
  • Free tickets in the exclusive campaigns organized on different occasions.
  • Complimentary subscription to the Magazine of Heritage Society.
  • Invitation to the exclusive archaeological exhibitions.
  • Publicity platform for your latest research and publications, courses and opportunities.
  • Graduate and early career network and support specific to the needs of postgrads and early career researchers.


The membership fees for 2021-2022 are as follows:
  • Category 1: Individual membership
Membership Amount/Year
Academician/ Working Professional INR 2000 / USD 80
Research Scholar /Early Career Researcher INR 1000/ USD 40
Student INR 500 / USD 20
  • Category 2: Institutional membership*
Membership Amount/Year
University/Deemed University/Government Research Institute / College INR 25000/ USD 500
NGO/ Trust/ Private Research Institute INR 15000/ USD 300
  • Institutional membership will have an opportunity to collaborate with Heritage Society and work under joint collaboration to execute seminar, workshop, conference, and research programmes.


Both Individual and Institutional Membership can be availed or renewed by submitting the Membership form and paying the requisite amount at the given bank details:

Bank Details
Account Name Heritage Society
Account No. 2065102000001069
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Address Kidwaipuri, Patna- 800001

Membership Fees can be paid through NEFT/RTGS in favour of Heritage Society or using any online payment platform such as Paytm, Google Pay, UPI etc. Please note down the transaction number for future reference.