Become a Patron

Your support matters

Our Patrons give vital support to the Gallery, and enables us to support the work of the organisation. From running community outreach programmes to maintaining our collection, buildings and estate, the scope of our work couldn't be achieved without additional support.

Patron memberships

How your support helps


Caring for our collection, buildings and estate

Your support means we can protect and grow the collections for future generations to enjoy.
Explore the collections

Enabling Art for All by All

Discover our mission to inspire and engage all audiences with art.
Our mission

Learning programmes for all

Delivering outreach for adult learners, schools, families, young people, universities and community groups
Read about our learning programme

Deliver pioneering exhibitions

Bringing our collections alive with new perspectives and contemporary responses.
Discover our exhibitions

How to join

Please download and complete the membership form and return it to us in person at the Visitor Centre, by post or by email.

Past Patron events

A painting of a young man with dark hair wearing a blue toga, he stands surrounded by rock and foliage and turns to the side, facing away from the viewer

Patrons Trip to Christie's

Afternoon tea and tour of The Isabel Goldsmith Collection: Selected Pre-Raphaelite and Symbolist Art with Isabel Goldsmith.
A painting of a young man offering a white lily to a young woman crouching in front of him, they both wear white robes and have gold halos around their heads

Tour of Tate Britain

Tour of Tate Britain’s collection of Pre-Raphaelite paintings with Richard Ormond CBE.

Backstage tour of Glyndebourne

Walking tour of the theatre, backstage, Production Hub, dressing rooms, archive, rehearsal spaces and the historic Organ Room.

Upcoming exhibition highlights

  1. Coming Soon


  2. Exhibition

    Hiroko Imada at Watts

  3. Screenprint artwork of primrose flowers by the coast with the sun overhead by artist, Angie Lewin
    Final Weeks

    Angie Lewin: Patterns of Nature

Contact Rachael Gurney-O'Neill, Membership Manager

Email: rachael.gurney-o'
Phone: 01483 901809

Available times
Monday - Thursday, 9am - 3.30pm