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The National Maritime Museum Cornwall at dusk overlooking Falmouth harbour credit Luke Hayes

Support the Museum by becoming an Annual Member

Why become a Member?

  • Free entry all year
  • 10% discount on admission tickets for your friends and family (accompanying you on day of visit)
  • 10% discount in the Museum Gift Shop and Waterside Café*
  • Invitations and discounts to special events
  • Free entry to Eden Project, Trebah Garden, The Lost Gardens of Heligan, Wheal Martyn Clay Works and Minack Theatre in November and January (please see individual attractions website for opening times).
  • Free entry to Newquay Zoo in January
  • Monthly mailing of our e-newsletter and early notice of events

*excludes alcohol in café and already discounted sale items in shop

How your Membership supports us…

In return for the benefits your membership gives you, your donation helps us with our restoration, conservation and education programmes so that we can preserve the maritime heritage for future generations.

As an independent museum we receive no revenue funding from the government and rely on people like you to enable us to continue our work.

We want everyone to enjoy their visit; our collections to inspire and challenge with new and exciting displays; and for the Museum to continue evolving as a world class visitor destination.

With your help we will continue to develop, excite and educate.  We would like you to become part of our future and join us on this journey.

Membership prices

Adult £29
Joint membership £48 (two adults)
Child membership £14 (5 – 18 years)

Email us to become an Annual Member, download the Membership Form (below) and return to National Maritime Museum Cornwall, Discovery Quay, Falmouth, TR11 3QY or call us on 01326313388.

Membership Form

If you would like to support our work and enjoy unlimited entry to the Museum we also have other schemes that enable you to do this.

Life Membership – £600

Life Membership allows a named individual free entry to the Museum for life, VIP invites to special events, such as previews of temporary exhibitions, lectures, seminars and various other events.

Benefactor – £1,200

This package allows you and a guest to have free entry to the Museum for life, VIP invites to special events, such as previews of temporary exhibitions, lectures, seminars and various other events.

Corporate Founder Members

The Museum enjoys a close partnership with many companies which have assisted in different ways. Between them our corporate supporters have committed funds of over £400,000 and others have sponsored individual exhibitions and events.

The money we raise through these partnerships makes an invaluable contribution to enhancing our displays and meeting our financial responsibilities. See our Corporate Founder Members.

Contact us

To purchase annual membership:

Telephone: 01326 313388

National Maritime Museum
Cornwall Trust
Discovery Quay
TR11 3QY

Tel: +44(0)1326 313388


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