Inspiring American Patriotism Since 1889.

National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution is a non-profit, non-partisan organization dedicated to promoting patriotism, preserving American history and teaching American history to future generations.

Interested in Becoming a Member? Follow These 4 Easy Steps


Determine Eligibility

Find out whether or not your ancestor meets the criteria for membership.

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Find a Local Contact

Connect with someone who can help you navigate the system.

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Collect Your Data

Begin assembling documentation to make the needed connections.

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Fill Out the Application

Once the data is assembled it needs to be put on the application.

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Resources and Information

  • Historical Tidbits

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    Historical Tidbits
  • SAR Genealogical Research Library

    The mission of the SAR Genealogical Research Library, a component of the SAR Center, is to maintain and enlarge the collection of genealogical and historical materials available for research by SAR members and the general public.

    Discover Your Story
  • SAR Education & Outreach

    The Education Committee Mission is to define and support the educational goals and programs of the SAR on a local, state and national level.

  • Tripadvisor 2020 Travelers’ Choice Award Winner!

    The SAR Genealogical Research Library was ranked in the top 10% of all attractions worldwide based on visitor experience. Drop in and see us the next time you are in Louisville, Kentucky.

    2020 Travelers’ Choice Award Winner