Collection Eberhardt Brucks ©Schwules Museum
Collection Eberhardt Brucks ©Schwules Museum

The non-profit association Verein der Freundinnen und Freunde eines Schwulen Museums in Berlin e.V.  (Friends of a Gay Museum in Berlin) is responsible for the Schwules Museum*. The association was founded on 6 December 1985, is registered with the number VR 8397 Nz at the Amtsgericht Berlin-Charlottenburg and is a recognized non-profit according to §§ 51 ff of the German tax code.

Aside from institutional support from the City Berlin, membership dues contribute an indispensable source of income for the realization of the Museums intentions.

Charter of the Association for download



Join the Association
We would be glad to welcome you as a member of Friends of a Gay Museum in Berlin!

The annual standard membership dues are 120 Euro. Students, apprentices, schoolchildren, the unemployed, welfare recipients and retirees pay reduced dues of 37.50 EUR.

Declaration of Accession / Sponsorship Grant for download


Benefits of Membership

- Free entry to all exhibitions and events at the Schwules Museum
- Invitations by mail to all activities of the Schwules Museum
- Members-only tours of exhibitions
- Free delivery of the association's publication "Capri"

Please send us your declaration of joining (mandatory) and authorization of direct debit (optional)
by post:
Schwules Museum*
Lützowstraße 73
10785 Berlin
or by fax:
+49 (0)30-61 20 22 89

Please direct your questions regarding membership to: