Become a Member

By becoming a member of the Institut français, you will help support the Institut’s activities and enjoy special benefits.

Buy it online, or drop by the Institut with the amount due and proof of concession if applicable. Please note that if you buy your membership online, you will receive your card by post. If you buy it at the Institut, it will be given to you on the day.

To renew an existing membership, please log in to your account first

Classic Kids (up to 12) Family Premium School
Concessionary rates for Institut français events & films at Ciné Lumière
No booking fees
Automatic subscription to our digital library Culturethèque
Our bi-monthly programme by post
Full borrowing rights at La Médiathèque
20 books, DVDs, CDs & magazines for 3 weeks at La Médiathèque 20 books, DVDs, CDs & magazines for 3 weeks at the Children’s Library 80 books, DVDs, CDs & magazines for 3 weeks at La Médiathèque Unlimited number of items at La Médiathèque for 9 weeks 60 items for 3 months
Complimentary tickets at Ciné Lumière
2 tickets 4 tickets
3 membership cards Access to our online resources + French Boxes & Eurotoolbox at La Médiathèque
£45, conc. £35*
Free for students of the Language Centre
£30 £80 £100 £100

*Who is entitled to the membership concessionary fee:
(on presentation of the necessary identification)
– full-time students, children (under 18), senior citizens, unemployed, registered disabled and French language teachers
– Students of the Instituto Cervantes, the Italian Cultural Institute and Goethe-Institut London
– ResCard holders
– members of CILIP

All students at the Institut’s Language Centre are entitled to a free classic membership valid for one year (and only once a year), upon presentatin of an enrolment receipt. To be valid, the subscription to the membership has to be done by the end of the course booked.