Join us at The Linen Hall

Discover a world of knowledge, culture, and exclusive perks as a member of The Linen Hall, the oldest library in Belfast. By becoming a member, you not only support our vital work as a charity but also gain access to a treasure trove of rare books, historical documents, accredited museum collections, and a vibrant Arts and Culture Space. Embrace the past, celebrate the present, and be part of shaping the future at The Linen Hall.

Individual Memberships

Standard membership

Standard individual membership is our most popular category. This membership applies to adults over the age of 18 who are in employment. Join our community today and unlock a world of opportunities.

Cost: £96 (paid annually)

Concession Membership

Those who are retired, people not working, or individuals registered as disabled, are entitled to apply for this reduced membership.

Cost: £80 (paid annually)

Student Membership

Are you a student? This is the membership for you. Enjoy all the privileges of being a member of The Linen Hall at a special price.

Cost: £48 (paid annually)

Under 18 Membership

Calling all young enthusiasts! If you’re under 18, this is your ticket to connect, learn, and grow with us while enjoying a generous discount.

Cost: £18 (paid annually)

Associate & Overseas Membership

Connect with us from around the globe! Are you living overseas and/or spending less than 3 months per year in Northern Ireland? You are more than welcome to become part of our community!

Cost: £48 (paid annually)

Patron Membership

Elevate your role from enthusiast to influencer. Join as a Patron and enjoy exclusive privileges while actively shaping the present and future of Belfast’s most treasured institution. Become a Linen Hall Patron today!

Cost: £2,500 (one-off lifetime payment)

Group Memberships

Family Membership

This is open to immediate family members resident at the same address. It covers only parents/partners and children under 18. Each family member will receive a membership card and will be entitled to the same rights as Standard Membership. Off-line communications will be sent to the lead family member.

Cost: £192.00