Volunteers are vital to the museum. We have 120 volunteers who take on roles in many different areas of the museum including: stewarding, education, DIY, gardening, guided walks, helping with events, research and cataloguing the collection. Click on the role descriptions below to give you an idea of the types of work you could do and the time commitment involved:
- Collections and Research
- Education (including Arts & Crafts and School Visits.
- Front of House
- Age Friendly (working with older people)
We are currently looking for Arts & Crafts and School Visit Volunteers to work with us on a casual basis.
If you’re interested in volunteering please complete the form below:
Plan Your Visit
49 High Street
The museum is open Wednesday – Sunday and Bank Holiday Mondays 12noon-4.30pm.
Admission £4.50, children free.
We can open for groups at any time of the year. Visits to the museum outside of advertised hours cost £7 per person or £10 for both a walk and a museum visit.
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