Membership

To join us, click here for an application form.

As a Friend of The Wilson

  • You are invited to private views.
  • You enjoy free entry to The Wilson’s paying exhibitions.
  • You can join us for lunchtime talks with expert speakers on a wide range of topics.
  • You can come on day visits to places of interest – private houses, art collections and exhibitions.
  • You are invited to social events.
  • You receive an award-winning free newsletter three times a year with news and information.
    Click here to see a recent edition
  • You receive 10% discount at The Wilson Café and in The Wilson shop.

What do the Friends do?

  • We encourage, support and promote the aims and activities of The Wilson.
  • We act as ambassadors to ensure The Wilson’s continued success and growth.
  • We help to purchase individual items for the collections.
    Click here to see what we have helped buy.
  • We raise money for major projects.

Membership Rates (annually from 1 April)

New Friends are given a private tour of the Paper Store by curator Ann-Rachael Harwood

New Friends are given a private tour of the Paper Store by curator Ann-Rachael Harwood

Individual £20

Joint £35

Under 25 £15

Life Membership £500

Life Membership (over 65) £300