New Members: Get Started
Welcome to the start of your year enjoying the remarkable properties and captivating events as a Member of English Heritage.
At the heart of our plans as a charity are our Members, so thank you for the vital part you play in caring for our unique collection of historic sites.
Welcome to your new Membership
Congratulations on becoming a Member of English Heritage, and thank you for playing your part in supporting the historic places in our care.
Whether you joined at one of our properties, over the phone, or on our website – we're sure you're eager to get started on your journey into England's story.
Let us guide you through getting started with your new membership, and set you on the path to find inspiration for an exciting year of discovery ahead.
Get started straight away
Your membership cards will be arriving through the post shortly. If for some reason you don't receive them within two weeks, please call our Membership Team on 0370 333 1182 and let us know.
Once you do get your cards, make sure you remember to take them with you every time you visit or you will be charged normal admission prices.Find your next day out
New Membership FAQS
Managing your membership
Since becoming a charity in April 2015, we are more reliant than ever on your support to look after the historic places in our care: from palaces and castles, to abbeys and Roman forts.
As a Member of English Heritage, you're making a vital contribution to our work as a charity. Plus, you also have access to fascinating days out and the opportunity to experience history first-hand in the places it happened.
Watch our video for a taste of what's in store for your exciting year ahead.Find out more about us
More to explore
Explore the welcome hub
Get ready to step into England's story and discover everything you need to know to get started and make the most of your new English Heritage membership.
Find out more about us
We want you to experience the story of England where it really happened. Find out how our work is led by values of authenticity, quality, imagination, responsibility and fun.
How to get in touch
If you have any questions about your new membership, or anything else, our customer support team are on hand to help.
Next: Be inspired
Whilst we work on getting your membership cards ready, take this time to start planning how you'll make the most of your new membership.