Join Us

Membership subscriptions are paid annually (NB. the second figure in each category is the concessionary rate for 60+/unwaged):

Single: £32 / £21
Double: £48 / £32
Students: £15

There is also the option to buy a Life membership:
Single: £500 / £350
Double:  £750 / £550

For your subscription, you gain the following benefits:

  • Opportunities to join the varied programme of Friends’ activities and events, including day trips, guided tours, weekends away and evening events;
  • Artefacts magazine four times a year;
  • Free entry to paying exhibitions in the Gas Hall at Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery;
  • Free entry to all Birmingham Museums’ Heritage Sites;
  • 50% off the entrance to Thinktank, Birmingham Science Museum;
  • Varied and interesting opportunities to volunteer;
  • 10% discount on purchases made in Birmingham Museums Trust shops and cafes (exclusions apply);
  • 10% discount at Opus Restaurant (Cornwall Street, near the Museum) on production of a valid Friends membership card. Available for lunch or dinner, 7 days a week.
  • Plus discounts at the following venues (T&Cs apply):

Click here to download the application form.
Click here to download the Gift Membership application form – which includes three months free – so 15 months for the price of 12! It would make an ideal present for a friend or a relative!