Join as a Friend

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.

Benefits for Life Friends

By joining Charleston’s Life Friends, you will make a one-off payment and enjoy the benefits for years to come:

  • Free entry to the House & Garden for yourself and three guests per year
  • The opportunity to entertain up to eight guests on a private tour of the House (by appointment only)
  • Invitation to one Life Friends event a year
  • A copy of Charleston: A Bloomsbury House & Garden, signed by its author, Virginia Nicholson

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.

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

Young Bohemians Workshop 04 Mar
Art Activities for Children

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20 Mar
Papercutting workshop with Su Blackwell

Learn how to make an exquisite concertina card, which could be given as a gift, or framed and treasured forever.

27 Mar
Woodcut Printmaking Workshop with Helen Brown

Learn the processes of woodcut printmaking, with tutor Helen Brown, from design to carving, inking to printing.

18 May - 28 May
Charleston Festival 2018

Now in its 29th year, the Charleston Festival brings together a remarkable cast of writers, thinkers, More


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