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By joining as a Friend of Charleston you are helping to support the house museum and all its activities, including festivals, events, workshops and exhibitions. By being a Friend you will help to maintain the only complete Bloomsbury interior in the world.

Benefits for Friends

The Friends of Charleston are an integral part of its future. You, your friends and family will be included and informed about Charleston’s programme of cultural events throughout the year. You will also benefit from the following:

  • Free entry to the House & Garden throughout our open season
  • Priority Booking for The Charleston Festival in May
  • Friends admission to our Creative Workshops & Events Programme
  • Complimentary copies of Charleston’s magazine, Canvas
  • Invitations to three Friends of Charleston events
  • Regular updates by email

All new Friends will receive a pack that includes a permanent membership card which will automatically update each time you renew.

Find the subscription that suits you:

We have a range of subscription types that give you the option to support Charleston in a way that suits you. If you would like to support us year-on-year then you can sign up automatically renew each year at a discounted rate by Direct Debit.

Want to buy a membership as a Gift? email friends@charleston.org.uk for a gift form.

Become a Life Friend:

Life membership is a great way to support Charleston whilst giving you access to all the exclusive extra benefits:

  • Free entry extended to up to 3 guests a year
  • The opportunity to entertain up to 8 guests  on a private tour of the house (by appointment only)
  • Invitations to Life Friends-only events
  • A copy of Charleston: A Bloomsbury House & Garden signed by author Virginia Nicholson

Join As A Life Friend Individual – £650 one off payment

Join As A Life Friend Joint – £1095 one off payment for two people

Already a Friend of Charleston?

You can log on to your account and renew your membership under the ‘Manage’ and then ‘My Memberships’ section.

 

What's on

The Children in the Moon 29 AugFamily
The Children in the Moon

Bring a picnic and watch the outdoor performance of ‘The Children in the Moon’, and then explore, play and make your own creations as a family.

Woodcut Printmaking Workshop Helen Brown Charleston 03 SepWorkshop
Woodcut Printmaking Workshop with Helen Brown

Picture Credit: Helen Brown Learn the processes of woodcut printmaking, with tutor Helen Brown, from design More

Small Wonder Festival 2018 at Charleston 28 Sep - 30 Sep
Small Wonder Festival 2018

The Small Wonder 2018 website is now live – visit the festival website for full information. More

13 OctPerformance
THE MARLBOROUGH THEATRE PRESENTS - CABARET ORLANDO

Revel in a rebellious performance art cabaret that breaks the gender binary including work by Nando Messias, Marisa Carnesky, Travis Alabanza and KUCHENGA.


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