Give the gift of Victorian Society membership this Christmas

Looking for something a bit different to gift this Christmas… why not send your loved one gift membership of the Victorian Society or one of our books? They’ll discover more about historic architecture, and you’ll help us continue our vital work in protecting Victorian and Edwardian buildings. For the first time ever we are offering free access to four of our online lectures (worth £20!) as part of our Victorian Society gift membership.

Gift our membership. Support our work.


Membership to The Victorian Society is the perfect gift for anyone with a love of historic buildings. Gift membership comes with all the regular benefits of joining – including our journals, magazines and priority booking for physical events – as well as free tickets to four online talks, normally worth £20!
On the day, recipients will open a pack including a Christmas card with welcome note, our latest journal and ticket codes to four online lectures: Arts and Crafts Churches, The Edwardians and Their Houses, The Pub Unwrapped and Queen Victoria’s Railways.

We have a range of membership age and group options, making it a great gift for students, friends, couples or families.
Young Victorian (35 or under): £25
Individual: £51
Household (2 adults & children 18 or under): £80

To purchase gift membership, please phone Richard Seedhouse on 020 8747 5890 or email him at [email protected]. You will need to provide Richard with your details, the details of the person you are purchasing the membership for, as well as your specifications for where you would like the membership package posted, and what message you would like in the Christmas card.

Give a Victorian Society book this Christmas

For fans of churches architecture, give them the gift of our book on John Francis Bentley – widely considered the best Catholic architect of his time. Not only is the £25 price cheaper than Amazon it includes free postage and packaging as well as a free ticket code to our online lecture on Arts and Crafts Churches, normally worth £5.

Book and Lecture

John Francis Bentley book & Arts and Crafts Churches lecture
Buy: £25 (please email or phone Richard Seedhouse to purchase and specify that it is a gift)


How do I buy?

Unfortunately, we don’t yet support buying gift membership directly through our website. To purchase please phone Richard Seedhouse on 020 8747 5890 or email him at [email protected]

Where does the gift get sent?

You can choose whether to send the gift to your address or directly to the recipient.

Is it wrapped?

These gifts are not gift wrapped, but it does come in a Victorian Society envelope. You can choose to get it sent to yourself to wrap in whatever style you wish!

What’s the last day to buy for guaranteed Christmas delivery?

16th December

How much is postage?

Postage is free.

How long do I have to watch the lectures?

Online lectures should be watched by the end of January 2021 to ensure access.

I have another question…

If you have any other questions about our gifting options, please phone Richard Seedhouse on 020 8747 5890 or email him at [email protected]


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