If you share our vision that Dartington should continue to be an important and vital part of the cultural landscape, we hope you will decide to become a member and get involved.

Ready to become a Dartington member? Click here to start your application process

Discover more…and stay in touch

Whether you are a regular visitor or simply want to stay connected with the work we do from afar, membership is open to you.

Our members enjoy:

  • Quarterly, member-focused newsletters all about Dartington
  • Invitation to member-only events including an Annual Members’ Meeting with Trustees
  • Mailing of What’s On, Barn Cinema programme and Dartington Summer School of Music brochure, as well as regular email updates including early notice of key Dartington events.
  • 10% off our Dartington Summer School of Music concerts
  • Member-focused special offers and discounts at the hotel accommodation and in the White Hart Bar and Restaurant
  • £1 reduction on full price Barn Cinema tickets
  • 10% off full price items at Dartington Shops (in store and online)
  • Options to enhance your membership with annual parking permit

Regular membership packages

Dartington membership – £35

  • Benefits as above.

Dartington Family Membership – £60

  • You and your family can support Dartington together, share in updates and information and enjoy the benefits individually as you each visit Dartington.

Further bolt-on options:

  • Annual parking permit: £17.50
  • Standby studio access: £25 for 10 sessions

Do you live or work in the parish?

As neighbours, we want to ensure you remain closely connected, involved and influential in Dartington’s activities. We offer membership at half price for anyone living or working in the Dartington Parish.

Price list for parishioners (all benefits correspond to packages above):

  • Parish membership – £17.50
  • Parish membership + Parking – £35
  • Parish Family Membership – £30
  • Parish Family Membership + Parking – £47.50

Ready to become a Dartington member? Click here to start your application process

Dartington gardens composite
The Dartington gardens – a place of beauty all year round

Members’ Noticeboard

Hard Hat Tour

Dartington Members are invited to experience a free tour showcasing our carbon emission reduction schemes, namely our ground-mounted solar panels and 950kw biomass boiler.

The tour is on Thursday 1 October 2015, 10am, and your guide will be Facilities and Projects Manager Richard Williams. The tour is free but booking is essential – to book or for further details email or call 01803 847017.

All Members will receive a letter about the tours with further details.

Solar panels

Members-only Gardens tour

Friday 16 October, 11am – FREE but booking essential. Places will be limited to groups of 12 and allocated on a first come, first served basis.

Ian, our head gardener, has set about training volunteers to lead tours of our beautiful Gardens. These volunteers come from all kinds of backgrounds but share an interest in and a love of Dartington – and now they are looking forward to sharing their knowledge and their stories with you.

Details and booking (pdf)

Useful documents

Maps showing permitted car parking for parking permit holders

Terms and conditions for Dartington Member parking permit holders

For any further information regarding membership please email or telephone 01803 847514

Special offer for parents or carers

Are you a parent or carer of children who attend a school in the parish of Dartington?

Dartington Parish from the air

For just £35 you can become a Member and take out an annual Car Parking Permit that will enable you to park in our permit car parks whilst dropping off and collecting children from school.

Offer expires end of December 2015.

Full details of offer and how to apply (pdf)