Please note the National Portrait Gallery Membership office is closed on Friday 11 June, we apologise for any inconvenience caused. We will respond to any enquires on Monday 14 June. In case of an emergency please email [email protected]
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.
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
Choose your Membership
Membership for yourself with all the listed benefits.
Member plus Guest
Membership for yourself and an unnamed Guest.
* Guest pass use beyond June 2020 is subject to Terms and Conditions.
Renew your Membership
To renew your Membership please check that you have registered an online account.
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.
Exclusive for Members
Join us for a selection of interesting talks and tours about the Collection, touring exhibitions and programmes while the Gallery is closed.Find out more
Shopping at the Gallery
Take advantage of your Members’ Discount and enjoy 20% off in online Gallery Shops.Explore our shop
Make a donation
Support our Make History appeal and help us transform the Gallery.
A unique range of books, accessories and gifts. Every purchase supports the Gallery’s work.
Bring a familiar face home
Refresh your home gallery with a huge selection of custom art prints .