How to Join

Members of The Friends of Bristol Art Gallery enjoy:
  • exclusive access to a wide variety of activities including day trips to other galleries and historic houses
  • residential trips in the UK and abroad 
  • small personal tours of Bristol based exhibitions, archives and stores led by the curators
  • a superb annual lecture series
  • 10% discount in the museum cafe and shop
  • discounted entry into paid entry exhibitions
  • a quarterly, award winning magazine to which they are welcome to contribute
  • meeting and socialising with like minded people.
Annual membership fees are:
  • Single Membership     £20
  • Joint Membership       £30 
An online membership form will be available very soon!

In the meantime, you can join The Friends by downloading a pdf version of our membership form. This can be completed by hand and posted to us at the address shown at the top of the downloaded form.

OUR PRIVACY POLICYWhat we do with your name, address, telephone number and email address:
This information is not sold, rented, or shared with any other organisation or business. It is held electronically or on card, and is maintained and accessed only by the Membership Secretary.

As a small charity, maintaining only a membership list, we are not required to register with the Information Commissioner’s Office. We do, however, abide by his Data Protection principles.

Your details are used solely for maintaining our membership list and administrating the activities the Executive Committee carries out on your behalf

Your email address is used only by a member(s) of the Executive Committee to communicate directly with you on Friends’ matters.
All Friends members receive a quarterly copy of our newsletter The Bulletin, for their information and enjoyment, and include with it booking forms for Friends’ events. Occasionally we may insert material connected to local art or museum opportunities, which we think might be of interest to members, or take part in addition mailings relevant to fund raising events at the Art Gallery. If you do not wish to receive any such additional information, please tell the Membership Secretary and it will not be sent to you.