Become a Member

Become a member of Birmingham Museums and have free access to our extraordinary venues, enjoy a range of exclusive benefits and save money in our shops and cafes

From Anglo-Saxon gold and Pre-Raphaelite masterpieces to a perfectly preserved jewellery factory, magnificent Jacobean manor house and working watermill that inspired Tolkien’s The Lord of the Rings, Birmingham Museums offer truly inspirational days out.

Our extraordinary venues provide a fascinating glimpse into Birmingham’s rich and vibrant past and house the best museum collection of any city in England.

Your membership will help to safeguard over 800,000 priceless objects and continue to provide learning and inspiration for all.

We offer two schemes - Membership and Membership Plus.  Choose the option that suits you best.

Membership

Benefits

Your membership gives you:

  • FREE entry to Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery exhibitions
  • FREE entry to our seven heritage sites – Aston Hall, Museum of the Jewellery Quarter, Soho House, Blakesley Hall, Sarehole Mill, Museum Collections Centre and Weoley Castle
  • 10% off in all Birmingham Museums’ cafés and shops. (Discount is not available on designer jewellery at the Museum of the Jewellery Quarter.)
  • Priority information on events
  • Regular e-news
  • Special member events
  • FREE tours at Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery led by expert guides and curators (normal cost £3-5 each). Members can book on to tours at the Reception Desk on the day
  • FREE Saturday Arts Club at Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery and FREE arts and crafts activities across the Heritage Sites for child and family memberships 
  • 15% discount on all bookings at the Rotunda through our partnership with Staying Cool

Prices

Membership Year Life
Adult £25 £350 
Concession (Students 18+/Benefits)* £18  -
Child £18  -
Family (2 Adults + 3 Children) £54  -

How to Become a Member

Join on a visit to any Birmingham Museums venue, phone 0121 348 8000 or download the Membership form .

Membership Plus

Benefits

Your membership gives you:

  • FREE entry to Thinktank Science Museum, including one free planetarium show per visit
  • FREE entry to Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery exhibitions
  • FREE entry to our heritage sites – Aston Hall, Museum of the Jewellery Quarter, Soho House, Blakesley Hall, Sarehole Mill, Museum Collections Centre and Weoley Castle
  • 10% off in all Birmingham Museums’ cafés and shops. (No shop discount on jewellery at Museum of the Jewellery Quarter shop)
  • Priority information on events
  • Regular e-news
  • Special member events
  • FREE tours at Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery led by expert guides and curators (normal cost £3-5 each). Members can book on to tours at the Reception Desk on the day
  • FREE Saturday Arts Club at Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery and FREE arts and crafts activities across the Heritage Sites for child and family memberships 
  • 15% discount on all bookings at the Rotunda through our partnership with Staying Cool

Prices

Membership Plus Year Life
Adult £40 £500 
Concession (Students 18+/Benefits)* £30  -
Child £30  -
Family (2 Adults + 3 Children) £90  -

How to Become a Member

Join on a visit to any Birmingham Museums venue, phone 0121 348 8000 or download the Membership Plus form .

See Terms and Conditions for full details.

* Please download the Concession Policy (PDF) for more information.