As a National Museum and a charity, our members play a vital role in supporting us so we can care for our collection now and for future generations.
From as little as £30 a year, you can enjoy a range of exclusive benefits including unlimited access to all our exhibitions, invites to Members-only events, special offers and behind the scenes insights, and discounts at our restaurant and shop.
Members' Benefits Include:
- Unlimited access to all our exhibitions.
- Special exclusive events ranging from talks with the Wallace Collection’s specialists to tours and previews of our exhibitions.
- Concession rates on Wallace Collection selected public programmes including concerts, lectures and art classes.
- Access to the digital Members' Area, where you can find exclusive behind-the-scenes content.
- 10% discount in our Museum Shop* and The Wallace Restaurant**.
- 15% discount on all official Wallace Collection prints from the picture library*.
- Biannual Supporters Magazine and monthly e-newsletter from the Wallace Collection, which includes all the latest news about forthcoming exhibitions and projects.
* Not applicable to shipping fees and/or packaging.
** Discount in the restaurant will only be applied to the first £50 spent per visit.
Please note that membership benefits may be subject to change.
Get in touch
For further information contact the Development team on
+44 (0)20 7563 9522 or [email protected]
Get answers to some of the most popular queries about memberships at the Wallace Collection.
If I sign up to become a Member of the Museum, will I be able to use my card for discount immediately?
Yes. If you have not yet received your welcome pack and membership card you can still make use of the benefits. If you wish to visit the exhibition, use the Members discount on-site in the shop or in the restaurant, please show your confirmation email.
As a Member, do I need to book a ticket to visit the permanent collection?
No, visitors can enjoy free entry to the permanent collection and no booking is required.
I am an individual member, can I bring a guest with me when I visit or come to events?
Can I add a donation to my Membership subscription?
We are delighted to receive additional donations, either as a regular part of your annual subscription, e.g. by Direct Debit, or as a one-off amount added to a cheque or card payment. If you wish to add to your Direct Debit amount, please just get in touch.
How do I book tickets for Members-only events?
Can I upgrade to a different level of membership?
Yes. You can upgrade at any point during your subscription year on payment of the difference in price. As joint members, you and a named other guest can both benefit from all the perks of being a member. If you want to upgrade to a different level of membership, please let us know at [email protected].
Can I downgrade to a different level of membership?
You can downgrade on renewal. If you pay by Direct Debit, please let us know in advance that you wish to downgrade so that we can adjust the amount on [email protected]. If you pay by any other method, please just renew by purchasing the correct membership online or mark your renewal form accordingly and pay the lower price.
Can I buy a membership for someone else?
Will I receive a gift voucher pack when I purchase a gift Membership?
When you purchase a gift Membership, the lucky recipient will receive their voucher in an email. The email includes their unique code and an explanation on how to redeem their Membership. Once they have redeemed their gift Membership, we will be in touch with their welcome pack.
How do I redeem my gift Membership?
To redeem your gift Membership, please head to our website. You will need to add the Membership you were gifted to your basket. At the checkout, please enter your gift voucher code on the right-hand side of the screen. You will then be asked to enter your personal details to finalise the redemption of your Membership and become a Member of the Wallace Collection.
Why is there no Gift Aid declaration on your gift Membership application form?
Gift Aid cannot be claimed on gift memberships.
How can I change my Gift Aid declaration status?
The Gift Aid declaration can only be given by the person paying for the Membership. If you have retired and/or no longer pay income tax or capital gains tax in the United Kingdom, please contact us at [email protected] or +44 (0)20 7563 9522, so that we can stop claiming Gift Aid on your subscriptions.