Gift Membership

Gift an exceptional year of expertly curated exhibitions, inspiring talks and events, exclusive offers and more with a Friends Membership from £66

Choose from one of our Friends Membership levels below and we’ll send you an eGift Voucher by email the next working day to share with your gift recipient.

Order online by midnight on 21 December 2023 to receive in time for Christmas. Orders placed after this date will be fulfilled from 8 January 2024.

Benefits

  • Free unlimited entry to The 鶹Ƶ Gallery, collection displays and exhibitions
  • Additional exclusive viewing opportunities
  • Ticketed events programme curated for Friends**
  • Access to presale tickets for exhibitions
  • Priority booking to selected events, lectures and debates
  • Advance notice of art history short courses
  • 10% discount in the Art Café
  • 10% discount in-store and online at The 鶹Ƶ Shop***
  • The 鶹Ƶ News; our annual magazine with insights, interviews, and stories from across The 鶹Ƶ community
  • Friends’ e-newsletter with exclusive offers from our respected partners

2024 Highlights

Charcoal drawing of a man, Frank Auerbach, sitting slightly side-on to the viewer and staring at us with a stern expression. The background is roughly completed, and the face somewhat fragmented by the background.

Exhibition, The 鶹Ƶ Gallery, What's On Highlights

Frank Auerbach: The Charcoal Heads

9 Feb – 27 May 2024

A remarkable group of large-scale drawings by Frank Auerbach will be presented together for the first time in Spring 2024....

Two groups of men and boys on Southam Street, North Kensington, London. A young West Indian boy looks straight at the camera.

Exhibition, The 鶹Ƶ Gallery, What's On Highlights

Roger Mayne: Youth

14 June – 1 Sep 2024 

An exhibition of works by photographer Roger Mayne, bringing together his evocative documentary images of communities and neighbourhoods of 1950's inner London, alongside intimate images of his own family at home in Dorset in the 1970s....

A painting of the houses of parliament with a purple sky and orange sun

Exhibition, The 鶹Ƶ Gallery, What's On Highlights

Monet and London: Views of the Thames

27 Sep 2024 – 19 Jan 2025

An exhibition reuniting for the first time in 120 years an extraordinary group of Claude Monet’s Impressionist paintings of London, depicting Charing Cross Bridge, Waterloo Bridge, and the Houses of Parliament....

Received a Friends Membership eGift Voucher?

To redeem your eGift Voucher, you will need to select one of the following options and log in to your online account (or register a new account) and enter your voucher code at checkout.

Once you have activated your Gift Membership you can start enjoying 12 months of free unlimited entry to our collection displays and exhibitions and we’ll send your membership welcome pack and card in the post.

Contact us

For Gift Membership enquiries, please contact our membership team on 020 3947 7749 or email membership@courtauld.ac.uk

The Membership Office opening hours are Monday – Friday, 10.00 – 17.00. For further information on Gift Membership, please read our frequently asked questions and terms and conditions below.

FAQs

Where can I buy Gift Membership of The 鶹Ƶ?

Our Friends Membership eGift Vouchers are available to buy online at courtauld.ac.uk/gift
We will send you an eGift Voucher by email the next working day to share with your gift recipient. To activate their Gift Membership, they will need to the redeem the eGift Voucher online at courtauld.ac.uk/gift

Where can I redeem my Friends Membership eGift Voucher?

Friends Membership eGift Vouchers can be redeemed online at courtauld.ac.uk/gift

Are there any products I can’t redeem my Friends Membership eGift Voucher against?

Friends Membership eGift Vouchers can only be used against the purchase of a Friend or Friend plus guest membership and can’t be used against the purchase of any other products or additional gift vouchers.

Can I use my Friends Membership eGift Voucher to renew my membership?

Yes, you can renew your membership with a Friends Membership eGift Voucher online at courtauld.ac.uk/friends
Please note Friends Membership eGift vouchers cannot be used against existing memberships paid by Direct Debit.

How can I check my Friends Membership eGift Voucher balance or expiry date?

Your balance and expiry date can be checked by calling the membership team on 020 3947 7749.

What if there isn’t enough credit on my Friends Membership eGift Voucher for my purchase?

Our Friends Membership eGift Vouchers can be used against a Friend or Friend plus guest membership. If there isn’t enough credit for your purchase you can pay the difference by another means e.g. credit or debit card.

Can I cash in a Friends Membership eGift Voucher?

There is no cash alternative to a Friends Membership eGift Voucher.

Is there an expiry date for my Friends Membership eGift Voucher?

Friends Membership eGift Vouchers are valid for 12 months from the date of purchase. Any credit is cancelled on expiry.

What happens if I lose my Friends Membership eGift Voucher or it gets stolen or damaged?

Please treat a Friends Membership eGift Voucher as if it were cash as we are unable to refund or replace lost, stolen or damaged vouchers.

Terms and Conditions

  • Friends Membership eGift Vouchers are not redeemable for cash, and are non-transferable, valid for 12 months from the date of purchase and only redeemable online at courtauld.ac.uk/gift
  • Friends Membership eGift Vouchers can only be used to purchase Friend and Friend plus guest membership
  • You cannot use a Friends Membership eGift Vouchers to purchase another gift voucher
  • Maximum Friends Membership eGift Voucher value is £90
  • Friends Membership eGift Vouchers cannot be cancelled by the purchaser of the gift voucher once they have been redeemed
  • To check the balance of your Friends Membership eGift Voucher, please contact us on 020 3947 7749
  • If the order exceeds the amount of the Friends Membership eGift Voucher, the balance must be paid by an alternative method
  • To avoid disappointment, please make sure you redeem your Friends Membership eGift Voucher before it expires 12 months from the date of issue. Once the voucher has expired we are unable to extend the expiry date under any circumstances
  • The 鶹Ƶ’s terms and conditions apply to all purchases except where they conflict with these terms and conditions
  • The 鶹Ƶ has the right to close customer accounts and request alternative forms of payment if a fraudulently obtained Friends Membership eGift Voucher is redeemed through The 鶹Ƶ website
  • The 鶹Ƶ cannot accept responsibility if your Friends Membership eGift Voucher is lost, stolen or damaged. It will not be replaced or its value refunded in any of these circumstances
  • Friends Membership eGift Vouchers remain the property of The 鶹Ƶ and are not a cheque guarantee, credit or charge card
  • The 鶹Ƶ reserves the right to amend these terms and conditions and/or discontinue gift vouchers at any time. See courtauld.ac.uk/terms-and-conditions/membership for full terms
  • If found, please return to: Membership Office, The 鶹Ƶ, Somerset House, Strand, London WC2R 0RN

Please note Gift Aid is not applicable on Gift Membership
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