Member benefits

ICOM membership places you in a network of over 26,000 museum professionals of all disciplines working in 151 countries. Membership provides opportunities to participate and support internationally the philosophy and practice of museums.

General membership benefits include:

  • professional meetings and information exchange
  • free or discounted museum entry
  • quarterly newsletter
  • reciprocal benefits with Museums Galleries Australia .


For more detail on the benefits of ICOM membership see:

Individual benefits

Institutional benefits


Three reasons to join (214kB)

ICOM Australia benefits (390kB)