Buy Membership

Whether it's a treat for yourself or a gift for someone else, Membership is a great way to see all our exhibitions and to enhance your Museum experience.

All our Memberships offer the following benefits:

  • Free entry to all exhibitions – experience more with unlimited visits
  • See it first at a Members' Preview – see new exhibitions with exclusive Members-only previews and special events, including the inside story from our exhibition curators
  • Members' Room – enjoy exclusive access to our RIBA award-winning space at the heart of the Museum
  • Events – enjoy priority booking for our rich events programme with the world’s creative luminaries and access to specially curated Members-only events
  • Exclusive content – delve deeper into the highlights of our collection with your free subscription to the V&A Magazine and online exclusives in our weekly Membership Monday emails
  • Family access – spark the imagination of the next generation with free access to exhibitions for up to four children under 18
  • Indulge yourself – enjoy special discounts courtesy of the V&A shops

Due to current government guidelines, Members have to book free, timed tickets to visit the Museum and exhibitions.

Christian Dior: Designer of Dreams exhibition. © Victoria and Albert Museum, London


Enjoy all these benefits from only £70 a year or bring a guest along to all exhibitions and to the Members' Room for £100 a year.

Or you could opt for an Extra Card Membership at £152 a year. With this Membership, two named cardholders can each enjoy all the benefits listed above and can each bring a guest.

Under 26 Membership

Enjoy all these benefits at a reduced rate of £45 a year for individuals, or with a guest for £75.

Contributing Membership

Support the V&A with an enhanced donation and receive the benefits of an Extra Card Membership. For £330 a year, Contributing Members help the V&A do even more with our world-class collections, programming and facilities.

Renew Your Membership

Already a Member? Renew today and enjoy another jam-packed year of ground-breaking exhibitions and exclusive events at the world's leading museum of art and design.

You can now renew your Membership (or upgrade to a Guest or Extra Card Membership) through your V&A account. Simply sign in (or register using the email address connected to your Membership) and follow the steps in My Account.

Patrons programmes

Members of Director's Circle and Young Patrons' Circle enjoy behind-the scenes tours with expert curators, visits to studios and private collections and invitations to opening night parties. Becoming a patron is a rewarding and engaging way to support for the V&A.