Gift Membership

Treat someone to a present that will last all year with free entry to Cutty Sark, the Royal Observatory Greenwich, planetarium shows and special exhibitions at the National Maritime Museum.

Give your friends or family a year full of fun and exciting experiences, including cinematic journeys through space at London's only planetarium, on-board adventures at Cutty Sark and countless inspiring stories at our must-see exhibitions at the National Maritime Museum. And you’ll be helping us to conserve and share our collections at the same time.

What’s included with Royal Museums Greenwich Gift Membership?

Recipients receive the same exciting benefits as all our Members, including:

  • A year's free unlimited entry to the Royal Observatory, Peter Harrison Planetarium, Cutty Sark and exhibitions at the National Maritime Museum*.
  • Fast-track entry to the Royal Observatory, Cutty Sark and exhibitions at the National Maritime Museum.
  • Private views of new exhibitions and galleries, exclusive members’ events and talks, and discounts on our public programme of events.
  • 10% discount in our cafés, venue hire and shop, including our online shop**. 25% off food at Rivington Greenwich (valid Mon-Fri from 5pm).
  • Regular newsletters and our Members’ magazine, The Wave, to keep you in touch and up-to-date.

*Play Tuesday is not included in the offer

**The Shop discount does not apply to alcohol, stamps, telescopes, print on demand or sale items

Buy Gift Membership

How much does Gift Membership cost?

Gift Membership costs between £49 and £80, depending on which type you choose. 

How does Gift Membership work?

Once you purchase the Membership we will send you a Gift Membership Welcome Pack within one working day. Inside the pack is a voucher code that the new Member can use to activate their annual Membership whenever they want it to start. We will also send an electronic version of the voucher via email within one working day.

Activate your Gift Membership

Your year of exploration will start when you activate your Membership using the voucher code inside your gift pack

Activate at the Museum: 

Bring your gift voucher to any admissions desk at Cutty Sark, the Royal Observatory or the National Maritime Museum 

Activate by Phone:

Call the Membership office on 020 8312 6678 (Mon-Fri 9.00-17.00)

Once activated you will receive your Membership card(s) which you can use for free and fast-track entry to all our museums. You’ll also receive a welcome email from us with information on how you can start enjoying your Membership.

What our Members say

‘Membership has enabled me to link together different strands of UK history, art, trade and discovery. It has also enabled me to interest my grandson in more than one aspect.’

Support us through Membership

Buy Gift Membership and support our group of internationally renowned museums: the Royal Observatory and Peter Harrison Planetarium; Cutty Sark; the National Maritime Museum and the Queen’s House, promoting a unique combination of history, science and the decorative arts.

Interested in becoming a Member yourself?

See how to join

Get in touch

If you have any questions, please contact our Membership team:

Tel: +44 (0)20 8312 6678 (Monday to Friday, 09.00–17.00)