We warmly welcome new members.

The subscription for 2019 is £45 per person which includes 10 lectures and the opportunity to take part in visits and tours, as well as to join the active Church Recording volunteer group. Renewal of membership is in December for the New Year, but new members may join at any time, with a half-year discount from July. Please email our Membership Secretary using the Contact Us tab, to obtain a membership application form and further details.

Through The Arts Society HQ, members receive a copy of the quarterly Arts Society Review magazine. There is also the opportunity to join nationally-organised study days and tours. Furthermore, concessionary rates are offered to members at most Royal Academy of Arts exhibitions and at Tates St Ives, Modern, Britain and Liverpool. For more details, please click on the link to The Arts Society Main Website on the Useful Links page.

Essex Area Arts Society also arranges regular study days on a wide variety of topics; and an annual Church Crawl, when a large group of enthusiasts visits three or four churches in a day to see and hear about their structure and contents.

Image: Ingatestone Community Hall (on the left)