Gift membership

Gift a whole year of must-see exhibitions, inspiring talks and events, exclusive offers, and more

Redeemable online, our Friends eGift membership vouchers make a unique and inspiring gift for the art lovers in your life. And while they’re discovering thousands of years of art history, you’ll be helping to safeguard one of the world’s greatest art collections and supporting our students – the curators, conservators, and art historians of the future.

eGift vouchers

Choose from one of our Friends eGift membership vouchers below and we’ll send you an eGift voucher by email the next working day, which you can share with your gift recipient.

 

Choose a Friends eGift membership voucher

Friend and Friend plus guest benefits

Priority benefits

Free unlimited entry to The Courtauld Gallery, collection displays and exhibitions (additional guest with Friend plus guest membership)
Priority booking to selected events, lectures, and debates
Advance notice of art history short courses

Exclusive events

Curated programme of ticketed Friends’ Events**
Friends-only viewing opportunities and annual Friends’ Day
Priority booking and discount to the annual Courtauld Party

Discounts and offers

10% discount in-store and online at The Courtauld Shop
10% discount in the Art Café
Exclusive offers from our respected partners

Curated content

Monthly Friends e-newsletter; stay up to date with the latest news from across The Courtauld
The Courtauld News; our annual magazine with insights, interviews, and stories from The Courtauld community

Received a Friends eGift membership voucher?

Visit courtauld.ac.uk/friends and choose your Friends membership, log in to your online account or register a new account, enter your unique Friends eGift membership voucher code at checkout. Once you have redeemed your Friends eGift membership voucher online, we will post a membership welcome pack to you, which details all the benefits available to our Friends along with your membership card.

Contact us

For Friends eGift membership voucher enquiries, please contact our membership team on +44 (0)20 3947 7749 or email membership@courtauld.ac.uk.

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

FAQs

Where can I buy a Friends eGift membership voucher?

Our Friends eGift membership vouchers are available to buy online at courtauld.ac.uk/friends. We will send an email you can share with your gift recipient.

Where can I redeem my Friends eGift membership voucher?

Friends eGift membership vouchers can be redeemed online at courtauld.ac.uk/friends.

Are there any products I can’t redeem my Friends eGift membership voucher against?

Friends eGift membership 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 product or additional gift vouchers.

Can I use my Friends eGift membership voucher to renew my membership?

You can renew your membership by Friends eGift membership voucher online at courtauld.ac.uk/friends. Friends eGift membership vouchers cannot be used against existing memberships paid by direct debit.

How can I check my Friends eGift membership voucher balance or expiry date?

Your balance and expiry date can be checked by calling the membership team on +44 (0)20 3947 7749.

What if there isn’t enough credit on my Friends eGift membership voucher for my purchase?

Our Friends eGift membership 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 – credit or debit card.

Can I cash in a Friends eGift membership voucher?

There is no cash alternative to a Friends eGift membership voucher.

Is there an expiry date for my Friends eGift membership voucher?

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

What happens if I lose my Friends eGift membership voucher or it gets stolen or damaged?

Please treat a Friends eGift membership voucher as if it were cash as we are unable to refund or replace lost, stolen or damaged cards.

Terms and Conditions

  • Friends eGift membership 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/friends
  • Friends eGift membership vouchers can only be used to purchase Friend and Friend plus guest membership
  • You cannot use a Friends eGift membership voucher to purchase another eGift voucher
  • Maximum Friends eGift membership voucher value is £90
  • Friends eGift membership vouchers cannot be cancelled by the purchaser of the gift voucher once they have been redeemed
  • To check the balance of your Friends eGift membership voucher, please contact us on +44 (0)20 3947 7749
  • If the order exceeds the amount of the Friends eGift membership voucher, the balance must be paid by an alternative method
  • To avoid disappointment, please make sure you redeem your Friends eGift membership 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 Courtauld’s terms and conditions apply to all purchases except where they conflict with these terms and conditions
  • The Courtauld has the right to close customer accounts and request alternative forms of payment if a fraudulently obtained Friends e-gift voucher is redeemed through The Courtauld website
  • The Courtauld cannot accept responsibility if your Friends eGift membership voucher is lost, stolen or damaged. It will not be replaced or its value refunded in any of these circumstances
  • Friends eGift membership vouchers remain the property of The Courtauld and are not a cheque guarantee, credit or charge card
  • The Courtauld reserves the right to amend these terms and conditions and/or discontinue the eGift voucher at any time. See courtauld.ac.uk/terms-and-conditions/membership for full terms
  • If found, please return to: Membership Office, The Courtauld, Somerset House, Strand, London WC2R 0RN

**Additional costs apply. Please note Gift Aid is not applicable on gift membership.

Courtauld Institute of Art (company no 4464432) is an exempt charity under the Charities Act 2011.

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