The purpose of the Society of Friends of the Museum of Decorative Arts in Prague
is to facilitate permanent contact with UPM’s collections to individuals interested in the applied arts, art industry, antiques and contemporary art and design, through free admission to long-term and temporary exhibitions, occasional tours of museum depositories, thematic lectures, advisory programmes, etc. By way of their differentiated financial contributions, Society members also take part in the maintenance of the country’s cultural heritage and its preservation for future generations.
Types of membership
Honorary membership: gratuitous
Granted by the Board of Trustees to persons who have significantly contributed to the flourishing, prosperity and promotion of the UPM in the world of art and culture. Honorary membership is granted for life and is non-transferable.
Senior/Student: 200 kč
Free admission to UPM’s permanent collections and short-term exhibitions, invitations to openings of UPM’s major exhibitions, information on UPM’s activities.
Member: 400 Kč
The same benefits as Senior/Student
Family: 600 Kč
The same benefits as Member, plus free invitations to special events organized for children by the Society of Friends in partnership with UPM (twice yearly).
On presentation of an ID or student card, confirmation of payment or payment in cash, a card (without a photo) will be provided by Mrs. Irena Brabcová (see contacts below).
Form of payment of annual membership
In cash at the Society’s headquarters or through bank transfer to Komerční banka, Celetná ulice, Praha 1, bank account no. 195602690267/0100, „Společnost přátel UPM“.
Společnost přátel UPM
Mrs. Irena Brabcová
M) +420 731 155 566