Lifetime Membership

Become a Lifetime Member

Create a lifetime of memories at the Weald & Downland Living Museum.

We are an independent Museum and registered charity, which means we are entirely self-funded. Our Museum memberships help to provide us with vital financial stability, making up a substantial amount of the Museum’s annual income.

In becoming a Lifetime Member of the Museum, your membership donation will help us continue to conserve our collection of historic buildings and artefacts and bring them back to working life for visitors to enjoy for decades to come.

Your Lifetime Membership benefits will include:

  • A one off membership fee
  • Free standard daytime admission to the Museum
  • No need to pre-book your admission ticket
  • 10% discount in the café and shop
  • 10% discount on admission tickets for guests when visiting with you
  • Selected discounts on Museum ticketed events and courses
  • Priority access to information on ticketed events
  • Invitations to Museum special events
  • Membership publications
  • A personalised Christmas card with an update from the Museum Director

How to Join

You can purchase a lifetime membership to the Museum using the button below or by contacting our membership team via the contact details on this page.

We will then send out your membership pack which will contain:

  • Welcome letter
  • Membership card
  • Special edition gold Lifetime Membership pin
Buy membership online

Buying a Lifetime Membership as a Gift?

If you would like to give the gift of lifetime membership, we can create the membership pack for you to present as a gift to that special friend or family member, for their special occasion, whether it is their birthday, retirement or just to say thank you.

Please do contact our membership team on 01243 811010 (open Monday to Friday, 9am–3pm) or email so we can help create the right gift for that someone special.

Contact Us

Verity will be pleased to help you with any queries about membership. Please note that the Membership Office is open 9am–3pm, Monday to Friday.

Call us on 01243 811010 or email us at Alternatively, our postal address is:

Membership Department
Weald & Downland Living Museum
Town Lane, Singleton
Chichester, West Sussex
PO18 0EU

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