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

  • quarterly magazine, evolve, and with family membership, kids' magazine WILD WORLD

  • Exclusive access to the Anning Rooms, a suite of rooms for Members and Patrons

  • free use of the cloakrooms

  • 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

You can start using your membership benefits immediately, with the exception of your guest passes. These will be posted to you within ten working days.

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 Event: Natural Wonders of the World

29 May

Start a journey of discovery of the natural world with author and podcaster Molly Oldfield in this fun family-friendly Member event.

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.

Anning Rooms

Enjoy access to an exclusive suite of rooms with your membership, featuring a restaurant, lounge, study areas and much more. 

Contact us

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