Gift a year of wonder. Surprise a loved one with a gift membership and unlock New Zealand's largest and most inspiring visual arts experience.



Gift standard Membership (one year)


Gift concession* Membership (one year)




Guest pass (one year)


*Community Services Card holders, full-time students and seniors (65 years and over). Please bring proof of ID (Gold Card, student ID etc) when signing up.

​All prices are GST inclusive. 


Giftees receive a welcome pack including their membership card, limited-edition tote bag and information on benefits. Memberships can be purchased at the Gallery or online, and are valid for one year.

For more information on delivery of the welcome pack, correspondence to the giftee, or gifts purchased for existing Members, please read our FAQ, or get in touch with the membership team.

Members enjoy a range of benefits, including free unlimited entry to paid exhibitions, access to special events, discounts in our shop and café, and more.

Gift wrapping & postcards

We're happy to wrap a gift membership free of charge, and you have the opportunity to include a personalised message on your choice of one of these six art postcards:

Guest pass

If you’d like to bring others to any of our many exhibitions or events, you can add a $25 guest pass to your membership. When visiting the Gallery, both you and your guest receive the benefits of being a Member. A guest pass is valid in conjunction with your annual membership and will be loaded onto your existing card.

Terms & conditions

  • Membership subscription fees are non-refundable. 
  • Membership is non-transferable.
  • Memberships cannot be extended due to personal circumstances.
  • Membership is valid for one year from date of purchase.
  • Membership cannot be used for commercial activity.
  • Guests can only visit accompanied by a current paid member, who holds a valid guest pass.
  • New Members are automatically added to the Members-only emailing list, 14 days after the purchase date of the gift membership. The gift recipient can opt out at any time.
  • Please read our privacy policy before signing up.