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© Andy Brown

© Andy Brown

Get closer to the museums you love.

As a Friends Circle member, you’ll enjoy all the benefits of a being a Friend alongside unique experiences curated to bring you closer to the collections we care for.


Friends Circle Members receive all the Give Back Friend’s benefits, plus:

  • Invitations to two exclusive annual events with Sheffield Museums’ Chief Executive, Directors and curators
  • Private behind-the-scenes experiences, including the chance to see artworks and objects up close, see the installation of new exhibitions, and explore more of the heritage that tells the story of the city and its people
  • Invitations to selected Private Views for you and a guest
  • Acknowledgement on Sheffield Museums’ website

You’ll also enjoy access to a range of discounts across all sites:

  • 10% discount on talks and tours
  • 10% discount in our shops, cafés, and at The Millowners Arms
  • 10% discount on entry to the Kelham Island Museum Victorian Christmas Market
  • 10% off a Santa visit at the Kelham Island Museum Victorian Christmas Market
  • 10% off Santa’s Workshop at Weston Park Museum
  • 10% off gift memberships to Friends
  • Members’ discount on workshops, courses, and special events


Join the Friends Circle today

Click the links below to sign up for your Friends Circle membership. 

Alternatively, the cost of a Friends Circle membership can be split over 12 monthly instalments – to pay monthly, please contact 

Contact Us

When you join the Friends Circle, you’ll receive your welcome pack by post within 28 working days. After that, we will contact you via email with your regular newsletter, details of Friends events and invitations to exhibition launches. Please see the Friends Privacy Notice for details on how we use and protect the data you choose to share with us.

If you have any questions, we’d love to hear from you so please get in touch.

T: 0114 278 2761