Individual Membership Benefits

This type of membership is open to all those working in museums and related cultural heritage sectors, and those who have a professional interest in museums.

The Benefits of joining the IMA are:

  • Reduced rates to the IMA's annual conference
  • Regular free online networking sessions
  • Discounted attendance to practitioners' forums on Education and Outreach and Collections
  • Discounted or free attendance to events organised by the IMA, such as training courses, workshops, learning exchanges, and seminars
  • Priority invitations to events
  • Regular email notification of news and opportunities
  • Access to Museum Ireland, the online journal containing information, review articles, and critical discussion pieces on issues of interest or concern to those working in Irish museums
  • Networking opportunities with colleagues in the museum and related sectors
  • Invitations to present papers at selected events
  • Free access to sound recordings of IMA events
  • Representation on museum issues


Annual Subscription Rates for Individual members:

Individual: €50 or stg£40 

Individual Concession: €30 or stg£25

  • The discount rate of Individual Concession Membership is extended to students, museum trainees and volunteers (within 12 months of placement and not currently in waged employment).
  • If your workplace is an institutional member of the IMA, you may avail of the Individual Concession rate.

Individual Membership Form