Friends of the museum

A great museum needs exceptional supporters. The Friends of the Folk Museum was formed to support the Museum for future generations to enjoy. Friends play a vital role in the life of the Museum and their contributions are greatly valued. For over 50 years a committed membership has enabled new equipment to be purchased, objects to be conserved and educational facilities for local schools to be provided.

As well as knowing membership makes an enormous difference to the Museum, you will also enjoy a number of other benefits including:

Free entry to the Museum and all exhibitions
Invitations to private viewings
Priority booking and special rates for talks and events
A quarterly newsletter with up-to-date information about forthcoming events and exhibitions.

Yearly Membership Rates

Individual Membership £15
Joint/Family Membership (two adults and up to three children at the same address) £20
Concessionary Membership (students/senior citizens) £10
Joint Concessionary Membership (two students/senior citizens at same address) £15

For further details and to sign up to the Friends please call the museum on 01223 355159.