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Become a Member

Become a Friend

Join as a Friend today and enjoy year-round entry to two unique Lakeland Arts attractions. Membership includes free entry to Windermere Jetty Museum of Boats, Steam and Stories and Blackwell, The Arts & Crafts House as well as free admission to Abbot Hall Art Gallery and the Museum of Lakeland Life & Industry until they close on 1 February 2020.

Each member can bring one child free of charge and you will be the first to hear about our fantastic programme of exhibitions, receive exclusive event discounts, be invited to exhibition previews and receive our latest attraction leaflets direct through your door.

Join today from £42

  • Single membership £42
  • Joint membership £67

Prices are for Direct Debit payment. Cash, Credit/Debit Card and Cheques are £45 for single and £70 for joint.

You can join in person at Windermere Jetty or at Blackwell, The Arts & Crafts House the next time you visit.

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 memberships@lakelandarts.org.uk

Give a gift that gives all year

If you’re looking to give a gift that gives all year, then a gift membership is a wonderful option.

The recipient will receive all the same benefits as a Friend, and we can tailor how and when they receive their gift for the perfect surprise.

To purchase a gift membership download and return a gift membership form, phone 015394 46139 or visit our venues.

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 Caroline Gilbert, Head of Development, email cgilbert@lakelandarts.org.uk or call 01539 888048.