Members enjoy:

  • Free entry to exhibitions
    Members get free, unlimited entry to all V&A exhibitions with up to four family children (under 18).
  • Members’ Preview Days
    As a Member, you’ll enjoy previews of new galleries and all major exhibitions.
  • Stylish Magazine
    The V&A Magazine delivered direct to your door, three times a year.
  • Members’ Room
    You and your guests can sit back and relax in this lovely room. Drinks and light refreshments available.
  • Members’ Events
    Enjoy an exciting programme of special events, arranged for you throughout the year.
  • Monthly e-newsletter
    Members receive our e-newsletter, packed with updates, offers and discounts.

Just for you!

You’ll enjoy a variety of exclusive special offers throughout the year including 10% off in the V&A Shops and Café.

And don’t forget…

… your Membership helps support the vital work of the V&A.


There is no better way of enjoying all that the V&A has to offer than by becoming a Member. We have different memberships to suit everyone.

Standard Membership £64 (£89 with guest)
All the benefits listed above.

Under-26 Membership £35 (£60 with guest)
ll the benefits listed above, at a special low rate, for Under-26s only.

Contributing Membership £300 (of which £225 may be Gift Aided)
An enhanced annual donation to the V&A, which allows the Museum to do even more with its world class collection of art, design and performance. Contributing Members receive the same benefits as Plus Extra Card Members. Please note that £75 of the Contributing Membership fee cannot be Gift Aided.

Bring a guest
You can add a guest to
your membership for just £25 extra per year.  Call 020 7942 2271 to upgrade. (The £25 guest add-on is not Gift Aidable.)

Add an Extra Card
You can add an Extra Card to your membership - that's two cards in total, each allowing entry for the cardholder plus Guest.  Call 020 7942 2271 for more details and to upgrade. (Extra card is not available for Under-26 Membership. The Extra Card is not Gift Aidable.)

Over-60s discount
Over-60s enjoy a £5 discount.

Save £7 – pay by Direct Debit!
To save, contact us for a Direct Debit form. You will need to send this to us by post so we have your original signature. Alternatively, you can join at the Membership Desk in the V&A Grand Entrance during your next visit.

Gift Memberships
All kinds of Membership are available to send as gifts, and make the ideal present for lovers of art and design.

Please note Memberships are non-transferable and can only be used by the named Member.

It’s easy to join online now:

You can also call 020 7942 2271 to join in office hours.

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