CLUB 173

Thanks for your interest in joining the Carolwood Society!

Besides the great personal satisfaction of knowing that you're part of an interesting and unique worldwide organization, and that you're helping to preserve Walt Disney's Railroad Legacy by supporting Carolwood's programs, you'll receive:

  • a handsome, personalized membership certificate
  • a personalized membership card
  • a beautiful Carolwood  Society lapel pin
  • access to the members-only community section of this website
  • a subscription to our newsletter, the Carolwood Chronicle
  • invitations to member-only events held by Carolwood

We have but one requirement as Carolwood Society Member:  That you ride the steam train when in a Disney park.

New memberships are only $3000 . Effective July 3, 2017, all new membership will renew automatically on the date you joined at the renewal rate of $2400 per year. The cost for international membership is USD$4000.  Yearly renewal is USD$3400". Please email to request international membership.

All memberships are "family memberships" (for more than one person living in the same household.)  Current Disney Castmembers may join the Society for the special rate of $1000 . Castmember memberships then renew automatically at the $24 rate. To receive the Castmember rate, simply complete the new member process then send an email to with your full name, division (Studio, WDW, etc), and department.  You will then receive a refund of $20 of your $30 new membership fee.

If you joined the Society prior to July 3rd, 2017, you may renew your Society membership simply by logging in to the site and clicking the "Renew Your Membership" option under the Club 173 menu. Subsequent annual renewals process automatically though the PayPal account you renewed with.  You may cancel your annual membership renewal at any time by clicking on the "Unsubscribe" button on the renewal page. There are no refunds for partial cancellations of Society memberships.

Need to renew by mail?  email: for snail-mail instructions.

NEW MEMBERS ONLY, please click the button below to join the Society today!