Friends of the Museum

 

’It is great to be a Friend of the Museum of Fine Arts! The Friends’ programmes are excellent, the high commitment of the Museum’s experts is impressive. The Membership connects plenty of people with similar intellectuality, that I could not experience anywhere else. As an amateur friend of art I have enjoyed the care of the Museum for several years, I can only recommend it to You as well!’ - László Marjai, Member

Curators’ lectures, art excursions in Hungary and abroad, free and discount admission and numerous other opportunities provided by the Friends of the Museum of Fine Arts!

HUF 2,000 of the full price ticket to our major temporary exhibitions and the Museum+ events is deductible, if you join the Friends of the Museum within 7 days after your visit and enclose your ticket to your membership form.*

Your generosity and commitment can help us! The purpose of the Friends of the Museum initiative is to build a core audience around the Museum of Fine Arts, whose members contribute with their donations to the conservation and the enrichment of the superb collection of the Museum, to the improvement of service levels, and to the elaboration of a dynamic and attractive exhibition calendar.

MEMBER – This category is ideal for those who would come at least 2-3 times a year to visit the temporary exhibitions of the Museum of Fine Arts; who show interest towards art history in general; who would like to participate in guided tours or lectures given by curators and who would be keen on joining us at some of our art excursions in Hungary or abroad.
The Friends of the Museum of Fine Arts grants its Members with the following personal discounts for the year after their adhesion:

  • one-time free admission to all temporary exhibitions of the Museum of Fine Arts (*In case of using the HUF 2.000 discount when joining, our new Members cannot visit the given exhibition again with Friends’ free admission);unlimited free admission to all permanent exhibitions of the Museum of Fine Arts and the Hungarian National Gallery and the Vasarely Museum in Budapest;
  • discount tickets to Museum+ events;
  • one-time free Audio Guide rental;
  • opportunity to participate in our exclusive Friends’ programmes;
  • monthly Friends’ e-newsletter;
  • 10% discount in the Museum Shop of the Museum of Fine Arts, the Vasarely Museum and the Hungarian National Gallery;
  • exclusive sale opportunities in the Museum Shop of the Museum of Fine Arts;
  • 10% discount in the Museum Café of the Museum of Fine Arts.

CONTRIBUTOR – This category is ideal for those who would come at least 4-5 time a year to visit the temporary exhibitions of the Museum of Fine Arts; to whom the maintenance and the enrichment of their knowledge in art history is important; to whom the first-hand information from curators and the direct relationship with art historians represents a value; who would like to be regular participants to our programmes and are willing to plan their holidays so that they can join us at our art excursions in Hungary or abroad.
The Friends of the Museum of Fine Arts grants its Contributors with the following personal discounts for the year after their adhesion: the benefits of Members, plus

  • invitation to the opening of the exhibitions of the Museum of Fine Arts and the Hungarian National Gallery;
  • one-time free admission to all temporary exhibitions of the Hungarian National Gallery;
  • pre-registration to Friends’ programmes and art excursions;
  • special Contributor’s programmes twice a year;
  • free admission to the Museum+ and to the MNG Extra events;
  • Contributors are mentioned by name (on request) on the webpage of the Museum and in our e-newsletter
  • + 5% (in total 15%) discount in the Museum Shop of the Museum of Fine Arts, the Vasarely Museum and the Hungarian National Gallery
  • + 5% (in total 15%) discount in the Museum Café of the Museum of Fine Arts.

DONOR – This category is ideal for those to whom the linkage to the Museum of Fine Arts represents great prestige; who consider it dear to their heart to maintain the dynamic operation of our institution and who would share the museum experience with their friends or business partners at a smaller private reception (birthday or anniversary).
The Friends of the Museum of Fine Arts grants its Donors with the following personal discounts for the year after their adhesion: the benefits of Contributors, plus

  • unlimited free admission to the temporary exhibitions of the Museum of Fine Arts and the Hungarian National Gallery;
  • a free Museum of Fine Arts exhibition catalogue of the Donors’ choosing (per year);
  • free room rental once a year for the Donor and his guests (up to 20 person) to organise a reception in the exclusive conference room of the Museum of Fine Arts during opening hours, as well as a free guided tour in the Permanent Collection.

According to the contribution, the discounts apply to one or two person or a family – as shown below:

Category

Number of people benefiting from the discounts

Contribution

MEMBER

single

1 adult

HUF 12,000

partner

2 adults

HUF 18,000

family

2 adults and 3 children (under the age of 18)

HUF 25,000

CONTRIBUTOR

single

1 adult

HUF 30,000

partner

2 adults

HUF 45,000

DONOR

family

2 adults

HUF 45,000 + HUF 150,000 donation

Would you like to join?

The contribution can be paid in cash or by bankcard in the Museum Shop and also online registration is available with online bankcard payment  at www.szepmuveszeti.hu/baratikor/online-regisztracio-81.* We can not accept vouchers.

If you choose the personal payment, please take the receipt AND the filled-in membership form to the Information desk in the main lobby of the Museum of Fine Arts, where your membership will be registered. After registering online or by person at the Information desk you will receive an identification number with which you can immediately enjoy your Friends’ discounts, while your Friends’ plastic card will arrive via post to the address you gave at the registration.

For more information please contact Mrs. Szilvia Bartus-Szöllősi at ZnJpZW5kcyMxISsjbWZhYi5odQ== or +36-1-428-2060.
If you would like to be a corporate donor, please contact Ms. Laura Kund at bGF1cmEua3VuZCMxISsjc3plcG11dmVzemV0aS5odQ== or +36-1-469-7272.
* Please bear in mind that the Szépművészeti Nonprofit Kft. can only deliver a fiscal certificate within the conditions granted by the applicable fiscal legislation.

Would you like to renew your membership?

To renew your membership you only need to check the data in your renewal letter, correct them if necessary and choose your new membership category. In order to have your membership renewal registered, please give the renewal letter and the payment receipt to our colleagues at the Information desk. In order to enjoy the special 10% renewal discount (see below), please note that your renewal has to be registered before the closing date of your previous membership period.

For more information please contact Mrs. Szilvia Bartus-Szöllősi at ZnJpZW5kcyMxISsjbWZhYi5odQ== or +36-1-428-2060.
If you would like to renew your corporate donorship, please contact Ms. Laura Kund at bGF1cmEua3VuZCMxISsjc3plcG11dmVzemV0aS5odQ== or +36-1-469-7272.

Special membership renewal discount

We would like to thank those who renew their membership as Members before the closing date of their previous membership period with a symbolic 10% discount. The discount applies for postal cheque and personal payments according to the table below. Please note that the renewal discount only applies for Members.

Category

A kedvezményben részesülők száma

Támogatás mértéke megújítás esetén*

MEMBER - single

1 adult

HUF 10,800

MEMBER - partner

2 adults

HUF 16,200

MEMBER - family

2 adults and 3 children (under the age of 18)

HUF 22,500

* Only if the date of the registration of the renewal precedes that of the closing date of the previous membership period.

Our programmes

You will receive the invitation to the exclusive Friends’ programmes via e-mail to the address given at the registration. The invitation does not automatically ensure participation. As the number of participants is limited and our members show great interest towards our programmes, no booking of places is possible. Please secure your participation by paying the participation fee in person in the Museum Shop or online at http://baratikor.szepmuveszeti.hu/baratikor/pages/ticket/login.jsp.All relevant information is published in the invitation.

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