Become A Friend
Visit by the Friends to Petworth House, home of Turner’s Patron the third Earl of Egremont, to view Petworth’s Turner paintings on the occasion of The Courtauld’s exhibition Paths to Fame: Turner Watercolours from The Courtauld.
Enjoy a closer relationship with The Courtauld Institute of
Art by becoming a Friend. For an annual fee of just £55 (paying by direct debit) or £60 (one-off payment); special price of £40 per annum for Courtauld alumni, you and a guest can enjoy unlimited entry to our world-famous Gallery and a special programme
of Friends’ events*, along with many other benefits.
As a Friend, you will be supporting one of the world’s
leading institutes for teaching and research in the history
and conservation of art.
Find out how your membership helps.
Join Online Today
Please allow up to 10 days for your membership pack to arrive. If you wish to use your card sooner to bypass the queues for the Becoming Picasso: Paris 1901 exhibition or to visit our gallery, please join in the Courtauld Gallery where we have student Friends recruiters for the duration of the Picasso exhibition (to 26 May 2013). They will be able to give you a membership card immediately.
- Enjoy free entry to The
Gallery and special
exhibitions and bring a guest at no extra charge
- Participate in a special programme of events* throughout
the year, including private views of all Courtauld exhibitions and trips to museums
and heritage sites with Courtauld experts.
Friends can book by downloading, printing and completing the booking form and sending it with payment for the attention of: The Friends Manager, Friends of The Courtauld Institute of Art, Somerset House, Strand, London WC2R 0RN.
- Enjoy the following discounts: 20% in The Courtauld Gallery Café; 15% when shopping at The Courtauld Gallery Online Shop; and 10% in The Courtauld Gallery Shop.
- Keep up-to-date through The Courtauld’s bi-annual
- Receive advance information about Courtauld exhibitions,
events, lectures and education programmes, including our
popular summer school programme
- Meet faculty, curators and students
and others who share a passion for art and art history
* There is a charge for most Friends' events
How to Join
Call +44 (0) 20 7848 1448
Gift Memberships are also available to buy at The Courtauld in The Gallery or Shop.
samuel courtauld society
The Samuel Courtauld Society is a growing and dynamic group with three levels of membership (Associate at £500, Patrons' Circle at £1,250 and Director's Circle at £5,000 a year) and offers enhanced benefits and a more in-depth relationship with The Courtauld.
The American Foundation for The Courtauld (AFCIA) will consider gifts at all levels, including membership of the Friends and the Samuel Courtauld Society.