We welcome all science
and discovery centres, museums, environment centres, other science engagement
organisations and university departments who share our vision of inspiring and
involving people with science.
The membership year runs
from April 1 - March 31
Major UK Science and Discovery
Centres and National Museums, with turnover above £1.5 million: £950
Smaller Science Centres and
museums with turnover of under £1.5 million: £525
University Department: £350
The special rate of £350 for university
departments is for public engagement and science education departments within
universities. The membership is per department, not per university. Small
centres or museums who are part of the university and attract visitors should
join as small centres.
The reduced rate of £525
for Science and Discovery Centres is specially to assist:
Smaller science and discovery
Other smaller organisations
specialising in inspiring the public with science
Supporting Members and Commercial Associates
We warmly welcome
enquiries from visionary public, charitable and commercial bodies who support
and fund inspirational science engagement activities. Please contact us for
We welcome commercial
organisations who offer products and services supporting our sector.
Exhibition design agencies
AV and IT companies
Research and Evaluation
Please contact us for
details about Commercial Associate Memberships.
Associates are offered visibility with our membership, for example:
A page on our website to engage
our members with your services, including links to your website
Participation in our annual
‘Suppliers mail shot’ to a named representative in every UK member
There are also opportunities
for trade stands at our national conference.