Since its founding in 1983, the Cleveland Police Museum has never charged admission to its visitors. Outreach programs which take our traveling Museum in A Box exhibits and our Speakers Bureau into the community are also provided free of charge.

By becoming a member you will help maintain these services as well provide the financial support to carry out our mission and our vision for the future of the Cleveland Police Museum.

All members receive a subscription to our Hot Sheet newsletter, membership card, CPHS Lapel Pin, 10% discount in the Cop Shop and complementary research of a family members badge number and CPD history.

Additional benefits based on membership level:
Sponsor/Benefactor Recognition in the Hot Sheet
Donor $200-$499 Certificate, Recognition in the Hot Sheet
Donor $500-$999 VIP Museum Tour, Recognition in the Hot Sheet
Donor $1,000 & above Name engraved on a plaque in our Museum, Recognition in the Hot Sheet and on Website


When we relaunch our web store you'll be able to pay for your membership online.

Until then, please make your check out to Cleveland Police Historical Society and mail to:

Cleveland Police Historical Society
1300 Ontario Street
First Floor Justice Center
Cleveland, Ohio 44113

Become a Volunteer

Volunteers have been an important part of the Historical Society since its beginning in 1983. The museum is always looking for help. From small projects to cataloging collections there is always a need. Please share some of your time, talents and skills. To request a Volunteer Application call us at 216-623-5055.