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Become a Member

Become a Friend

Join as a Friend today and enjoy 12 months free admission to Abbot Hall Art Gallery, Museum of Lakeland Life & Industry and Blackwell, The Arts & Crafts House as well as discounts on event tickets. You will be the first to hear about our programme of exhibitions and events and will be invited to previews of all our major exhibitions. As a Friend you get the option to pay for your membership by Direct Debit and receive a discount of £3.

Single membership just £40 a year and £60 for a joint membership.

To join, download, print and complete the membership form and direct debit form (available in the downloads to the right). Further information, contact us on 015394 46139 or email info@blackwell.org.uk

Give a gift that gives all year - Friends gift membership costs the same as normal membership and provides free admission to all our venues and exhibitions as well as all the other benefits of being a Friend. To purchase gift membership, phone 015394 46139 or visit Abbot Hall Art Gallery, or Blackwell, The Arts & Crafts House.

Become a Patron or Benefactor

Our Patrons and Benefactors are a highly valued group of individuals whose generosity supports us to continue all our work. Helping us to: conserve our Grade I listed buildings, care for and develop our permanent collection, continue to promote world-class art and heritage, and offer exciting programmes that involve local people

Join Lakeland Arts as a Patron or Benefactor and get all of the benefits of a Friend, plus we will take you on a private guided welcome tour, invite you to celebrate our exhibitions with us and the Artists involved, and provide you with exclusive access to our buildings, exhibitions and collections through a variety of events designed just for our Patrons and Benefactors.

Patrons pay a minimum of £300 per year for single membership, £400 for joint membership.

Benefactors pay a minimum of £1000 per year for single membership, £1,250 for joint membership.

If you would like to help support Lakeland Arts by becoming a Patron or Benefactor please download, print and complete the membership form and direct debit form (available in the downloads to the right) or contact Chris Allen, Head of Development, callen@lakelandarts.org.uk, 015394 46139