has several membership categories:
Members shall be persons who are either:
working full-time or part-time as professional museum staff
as defined in Article 2, para. 2 of ICOM's Statutes;
former museum professionals who have retired;
other persons who because of their experience or because
of professional services rendered to ICOM or to a programme
of ICOM, or to a National or an International Committee,
are deemed to be worthy of membership of ICOM (limited to
10 per cent of the membership of a National Committee).
Members shall be museums or other institutions complying
with the definition of a museum set out in Article 2, para.
1 of ICOM's Statutes, or organizations to which museums
belong, or on which they are dependent.
Members shall be persons or institutions that support ICOM
and its objectives because of an interest in museums and
in international co-operation between museums.
Members shall be persons who have rendered exceptional services
to the international museum cause or to ICOM.
members shall be persons admitted to this category of membership
by a National Committee in accordance with guidelines
established by the Executive Council.
apply please follow the instructions below :
and registration of members is made through National Committees.
list for the National Committee in your country
is an ICOM National Committee in your country, please fill
in this form and send it to the listed address. Please note
that a membership form in your native language might be
available at your National Committee.
is no ICOM National Committee in your country, please fill
in this form and send it to the membership secretariat at
Please note that membership
is annual and retroactive to the beginning of the current
calendar year. New memberships received after September
30th become effective as from January 1st of the following
year unless otherwise indicated by the member or National