Gift membership

A Natural History Museum membership is a thoughtful and unique gift for friends and family.

Membership benefits

Members are the heart of the Museum. When you become a Member, you will receive many benefits designed to help you make the most of your time at the Museum.

You will receive:

  • free, unlimited entry to all ticketed exhibitions

  • access to exclusive Member events and private views

  • subscription to the quarterly magazine, evolve

  • free use of the cloakrooms

  • family membership also includes subscription to the kids' magazine, WILD WORLD

  • 10 guest passes for your family

  • discounts at the Museum's shops, cafes and restaurants

  • save 10% on events like Dino Snores and Crime Scene Live

Membership options

Adult membership

One adult


by annual Direct Debit
£73 by credit or debit card

Joint adult membership

Two adults at the same address


by annual Direct Debit
£95 by credit or debit card

Family membership

Two adults and up to four children


by annual Direct Debit
£102 by credit or debit card

Next on for Members

NHM Facade - November 2014

Welcome Tour

Various dates

Enjoy an exclusive tour where you will find out about the history of the Museum and how to make the most of your membership.

Member Party

17 August 2018

Enjoy a private party in the spectacular Hintze Hall and its surrounding galleries, and celebrate the Museum's innovative science.

Exclusive Member events

Members have access to exclusive private views, behind-the-scenes-tours and talks by scientists. You'll also receive 10% off ticketed events like Dino Snores and Crime Scene Live.

Browse upcoming Member events and book your tickets online.

Contact us

Call the Membership team from 9.00-17.00, Monday to Friday (except bank holidays) on +44 (0)20 7942 5792.

The Anning Rooms for Members and Patrons opens 3 September