FAQs - Memberships

What is MAP PLUS Membership?

MAP PLUS 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 PLUS memberships give viewers access to the full museum experience at home. The various benefits of signing up for a MAP PLUS membership include:

Events: Priority access to our online events (both paid and free)
Exhibitions: Complete access to all curated online monthly 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 blogs, 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 PLUS membership?

Yes, you can sign up for the Free 90-day trial membership period on MAP’s website here. This will give you access to all sections of the website. You can upgrade to a paid membership at any time during the course of your trial period, or after the completion of your 90 days.

How do I pay for the MAP PLUS 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 PLUS?

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 PLUS membership?

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

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 PLUS membership valid till?

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

How do I renew my MAP PLUS membership?

If you purchase a subscription to become a member at MAP, your payment method will automatically be charged at the start of each subscription period for the fees and taxes applicable to that period. To avoid future charges, please cancel your subscription before the renewal date.

What is the MAP PLUS 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 can visit the Membership Levels tab as part of your Membership Account Information. Over there, you will find an option to upgrade your account from 90-day free trial to a full access MAP PLUS member.

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.