Give the gift of discovery with IWM membership.

Looking for the perfect Christmas present? How about year-round enjoyment of everything IWM membership has to offer – including free entry to all sites and much more!

Buy gift membership today to be enjoyed in the future

Gift memberships can be redeemed by the recipient on any day from purchase within the next 12 months, so there’s no hurry to take full advantage of the fantastic member benefits.

A gift that keeps giving

By purchasing an IWM gift membership, you’re helping us tell the stories of those impacted by conflict and ensuring our world-leading collection and historically important sites are conserved from generation to generation. Thank you.

Order by 16 Dec to ensure delivery in time for Christmas Day!


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    IWM Membership
    • Unlimited free standard admission to Churchill War Rooms, IWM Duxford and upon reopening, HMS Belfast
    • Priority booking for selected public events
    • Access to Member Private Views of exhibitions at IWM London and IWM North
    • A subscription to regular member e-news which are packed with exclusive content and inspiring stories
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    Premium IWM Membership

    All the benefits of IWM Membership plus:

    • 20% off standard Duxford Air Show tickets and access to the Premium Members Area
    • 15% discount in IWM Shops and Cafes
    • Invitations to exclusive member events and tours
    • Discounts on selected public events
    • Premium Membership offers across all five museums

Buy Gift Membership

Give the gift of discovery from just £35
Membership Premium Membership


£35 £55

Joint Adult

£55 £85

Family of 3

£55 £85

Family of 4

£75 £115

Family of 5

£85 £130

Activate a Gift Membership

If you have been given a gift membership, you will have been given a gift voucher, which you will need to redeem in order for your membership to become active.

To redeem your voucher and become a member, please email the Membership Team on You will need to have your voucher number and till reference (which is on the voucher).

We look forward to welcoming you to your IWM membership!

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Gift Membership Frequently Asked Questions
Do I enter my details or the recipients?

Please enter your own details. The gift voucher will be posted directly to you as the purchaser, sent special delivery within 7 working days.

It asks me to pick a date but I don’t know when they’ll be visiting?

We use a ticketing system and therefore a date is required. Please choose an arbitrary date as this will have no impact on your booking. The voucher will be valid to redeem for 12 months from the date of purchase. After redeeming, the recipient will have 12 months of IWM Membership.

How long are the vouchers valid?

The vouchers themselves are valid for one year from date of purchase, which will be written on the voucher. The recipient can redeem at any point in this 12 month period and their membership will start from date of redemption.

How long will it take my cards to arrive once I redeem my voucher?

While we endeavour to get cards sent out as soon as possible, membership cards can take up to two weeks to arrive once they have been redeemed.

How long will it take my voucher to arrive?

Vouchers are sent first class recorded within 7 working days.

Can I buy gift membership in person/over the phone?

If wanting to purchase a gift membership via telephone please contact us on 020 7091 3000 – we can assist every Monday, Wednesday & Friday between 09:00 and 17:00.

Can I redeem my voucher in person?

To redeem your voucher please contact the membership team at or on 020 7091 3000. Unfortunately these vouchers cannot be redeemed in our branches, and must be done in advance of a visit.

Can I upgrade my standard gift voucher to Premium when I redeem?

If wanting to upgrade your gift voucher please contact us on 020 7091 3000 – we can assist every Monday, Wednesday & Friday between 09:00 and 17:00.

Can I add people to my membership when I redeem?

You are able to add people to your membership upon redeeming, to do so please contact us on 020 7091 3000 between 09:00 and 17:00 on Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays.

When will my membership begin?

The recipient will have 12 months of IWM membership from the day the voucher is redeemed. This date will be confirmed by the Membership Team within our welcome email.

Will I get an e-voucher if I buy online?

All vouchers are physical paper vouchers and will need to be posted out.

If for any reason you need assistance with purchasing or redeeming a gift voucher please get in touch on 020 7091 3000 – we can assist every Monday, Wednesday & Friday between 09:00 and 17:00.