During December we are open Tuesday to Sunday, 10am–3pm, with last entry to the Museum at 2pm. At 3.30pm, the Colorado Lodge opens and at 4pm the grounds re-open for The Enchanted Garden of Light trail.

Become a member

Thank you for your interest in buying membership for the American Museum & Gardens.

If you would like to buy membership as a gift for Christmas, please call our Membership and Development Officer, on 01225 823010 or email [email protected]

If you would like to buy a membership for yourself, please continue on this page and fill in the form below. 

By becoming a member you help care for the Museum’s permanent collection, our Grade I listed home (Claverton Manor) and our transformed gardens. We really couldn’t do it without your support.

As a member, you’ll be able to enjoy our ever-changing gardens, special exhibitions and engaging events throughout the year (some additional charges may apply), as well as exploring one of the South West’s unique museum collections.

Membership gives you free entry to the Museum during our open season (March-December). You will also receive a frequent e-newsletter, containing information about special member events and fundraising projects.