FAQs - Memberships

What is a MAP Membership?

MAP memberships give viewers access to the full museum experience at home. Members can sign up for exclusive events, explore all online exhibitions and workshops, browse through our video library and the vast collection, and more.

What are the benefits of the MAP membership?

MAP’s membership gives viewers access to the full museum experience at home. The various benefits of signing up for a MAP membership include:

Events: Priority access to our online events (both paid and free) Exhibitions: Complete access to all curated online monthly exhibitions, and our archive of past exhibitions Collections: Searchable access to our entire online collection Watch: Stream anything from our video library Read: Exclusive access to our curated, original content such as essays and interviews Kids: Unlimited downloads to our DiscoverMAP packs and other digital learning goodies Learn: Complete access to our learning events and tools At the Museum: Preferred access to the Museum, Events & Cafe and members’ discount at the store, once open

How can I sign up as a member on MAP?

You can register as a member on the MAP website or by clicking here.

Is there a free trial period for the MAP membership?

We currently do not offer a free trial for the membership. However, many sections of our website are available for free for a limited period of time to give you a preview of our membership access.

How do I pay for the MAP membership?

Once you create an account on MAP’s website, you will be redirected to the payment gateway, Razorpay, on which you can make the payment via credit card, debit card, UPI, Netbanking, and Wallets such as PhonePe, Mobikwik and Airtel Money. Razorpay also allows you to pay using EMI.

We also accept payments via cheque. Please write to us at memberships@map-india.org for further details.

Are international cards accepted on MAP?

Yes, if you would like to make a payment using an international card please write to us at memberships@map-india.org and we will send you an international payment link.

Can I gift a MAP membership?

Yes, you can gift a single as well as multiple memberships to your friends and family. For a single membership, please click here.

For multiple memberships, please write to us at memberships@map-india.org and someone from the team will be in touch with you.

Does MAP offer corporate membership packages?

Yes, for corporate memberships, please write to us at memberships@map-india.org.

When is my MAP membership valid till?

Your MAP membership is valid for a period of one year from the date of registering as a member.

How do I renew my MAP membership?

Once you login to your account, you will be redirected to your Account page. Here, please select the ‘Profile’ option which lists your membership level details and gives the option to renew or upgrade your membership.

What is the MAP annual membership refund policy?

Currently, our subscriptions are non-refundable. If you cancel your subscription, all of the paid features related to your account will expire at the end of your billing cycle.

How do I upgrade my membership from a free account to a paid account?

Once you login to your account, you will be redirected to your Account page. Here, please select the ‘Profile’ option which lists your membership level details and gives the option to renew or upgrade your membership.

I have forgotten my password. How do I login to my account?

In case you have forgotten your password, please visit the login page on the website. At the bottom of the Login page, please select the ‘Lost Password’ option. Once you enter your username or email address in the field specified, you will receive a link via email to create a new password for your account.

In case you have forgotten both, your username as well as your password, please contact us at memberships@map-india.org and we will get back to you.