Friends of the CNCS

The association Friends of the CNCS is made of members of public and art lovers.

They contribute to the standing of the museum in France and abroad. Thanks to subscriptions made to this association and their patronage activities, Friends of the CNCS collect the financial means necessary for the acquisition or restoration of pieces to be kept at the CNCS. 

By becoming of a Friend of the CNCS, you will take part in making the CNCS a museum of national and international renown. You will also benefit from numerous advantages, privileged moments reserved for members of the association, an opportunity to increase awareness of the world of stage costumes and learn more about the collections and exhibitions.  

Other membership advantages:

  • Preferential prices for the activities of our partners (Opera of Vichy, National Opera of Paris, the Comédie-Française). 
  • 5 % discount at the CNCS restaurant.

Reservations are available for each of these events; they are essential as places are very often limited.

Your reservation must be made to the association either by email: or by mail and must be accompanied by payment when this is required. (Checks should be made payable to «Friends of the CNCS»).

In the same way, cancellations must be made directly to the association and can only be accepted up to 4 working days before the event.