Gift Membership

This Christmas, give the gift of endless possibilities. 

Membership at Southbank Centre means priority booking for massive gigs, talks from the movers and shakers of politics, free entry for critically acclaimed exhibitions at Hayward Gallery and a Members-only Cafe-Bar on the top floor of Royal Festival Hall, with breathtaking views of London. 

buy gift membership

Benefits include:

  • free entry to Hayward Gallery exhibitions
  • exclusive Cafe-Bar with stunning river views
  • priority booking for all events
  • 20% off in in our gift shops
activate membership

To activate your gift:

  • follow the link to activate your Membership
  • when prompted use the unique gift code you received as part of the gift Membership 
  • once Membership is activated we will send you a personalised Membership card

Gift membership FAQs

How long does delivery take?

Gift Memberships are posted to your billing address. Please allow 3 – 5 working days in the UK, and a bit longer if you’re buying for overseas. Buy before Thursday 20 December 2018 to guarantee domestic delivery before Christmas Day.

Do I need full details of the person receiving the Membership?

No, the recipients details will not be taken until they contact us personally to activate their Membership.

How do I activate my Membership?

The recipient of the Membership simply needs to follow these activation steps:

  • follow the links below to activate your Membership
  • when prompted use the unique gift code you received as part of the gift Membership 
  • once Membership is activated we will automatically order you a personalised Membership card which you should receive in the post within 5 – 7 working days.

activate single membership 

activate dual membership

How do I get started with my Membership?

You'll receive a confirmation email with your Membership number within a day of activating your Membership. This email will also give you some top tips on using your benefits straight away.

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