Gift Membership

Southbank Centre membership is the perfect gift for friends and family. Our Members enjoy access to an exclusive cafe-bar, gain free entry to the world-renowned Hayward Gallery and get priority booking on all our events and festivals.


Membership benefits

  • free entry to Hayward Gallery exhibitions
  • exclusive cafe-bar with river views
  • priority booking for all events
  • 20% off in in our gift shops.
buy membership as a gift from £75

Buy in person at our ticket offices or shops, on the phone (020 7921 0916), or online, here. 

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 Tuesday 19 December 2017 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. The gift membership has a 20 week validity and will need to be redeemed in that time frame.

How do I activate my membership?

If you have been given membership of Southbank Centre as a gift, come to the Members' area on Level 6 of Royal Festival Hal to get your membership card personalised. Or get started right now, by clicking the link below to activate your membership.

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