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2017 ICOM UK Membership now closed – apply for 2018 membership from October 2017

ICOM UK is now closed for 2017 membership applications and renewals.  

Applications and renewals for 2018 will open in October 2017.  Existing members will be notified in advance by email when they are able to renew their membership online.  Renewing your membership online takes less than 10 minutes.

In the meantime, explore the wealth of resources and information on the ICOM UK and ICOM websites.


Membership benefits include:

  • Free entry to over 20,000 museums in the UK and globally
  • A network of over 36,000 international museum colleagues
  • Professional development opportunities through 31 professional groups and over 200 annual conferences/events
  • Eligibility to apply for travel grants to attend international conferences
  • Preferential invitations to the annual ICOM UK Working Internationally Conference
  • Special rates for members to attend the ICOM Triennial Conference (next in Kyoto2019)