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The Membership team is currently working from home due to the national lockdown. If you need to get in touch with us, the fastest way is to email [email protected]. We aim to answer emails within two days, however, we usually answer sooner.

We will not be able to send any Membership pack or renewed cards. Mailings will be resumed once we are able to return to the office. Please contact the team to discuss options.

Become a Member

Get exclusive access to our Collection through a special programme of events, talks, tours as well as selected exhibitions at partner organisations while the Gallery is closed for redevelopment until spring 2023.  

With your Membership subscription you will support the Gallery through the most exciting transformation since 1896.

 

Membership Benefits

 

  • Invitations to events, including curator talks, Archive tours and reopening programme

  • 20% discount from our online shop

  • Supporters’ magazine three times a year and a monthly enewsletter

  • Access to selected exhibitions and private views at partner organisations

  • Special discounts at partner restaurants and retailers

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Individual Member

Membership for yourself with all the listed benefits.

£55

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Member plus Guest

Membership for yourself and an unnamed Guest.

£80

* Guest pass use beyond June 2020 is subject to Terms and Conditions.

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To renew your Membership please check that you have registered an online account.

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Please note that upon joining you will receive a confirmation email, however as the Membership team is currently working remotely you will not receive your Membership pack until the Gallery reopens. If you have any queries please get in touch using the contact information below.

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Members' events

Join us for a selection of interesting talks and tours about the Collection, touring exhibitions and programmes while the Gallery is closed.

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Shopping at the Gallery

Take advantage of your Members’ Discount and enjoy 20% off in online Gallery Shops.

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Contact us

For further information, please contact the Membership team:

General enquiries:
email us [email protected]
phone us 020 7321 6283

Members' events:
email us [email protected]
phone us 020 7321 6283

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