Supporting Us

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As an independent museum and a registered charity, there are a number of ways you can get involved and support our work.

Supporting our work

Allerford Museum is an independant museum and a registered charity. We are grateful to those who support the museum enabling us to collect and exhibit items of local historical interest and helping us to preserve items for future generations.

There are a number of different ways you can get involved in the museum.

Donations

For over 35 years Allerford Museum has been run by Volunteers and receives no regular funding from local or national bodies.

The museum has to cover all its costs  through admission charges, other earned income and donations from visitors and supporters.Your support will help to keep the museum open and allow us to conserve items and develop new displays.

Volunteer

Our team of dedicated and enthusiastic volunteers make a real difference, keeping the museum running and improving the visitor experience.

New volunteers are always welcome, if you are interested in becoming a volunteer please complete a Volunteer Application Form. If you’d like to find out more you can also contact the museum by using the contact information you’ll find across our website.

There are a number of different volunteer roles that can be accommodated. Please indicate which roles you are most interested in. Full induction and training will be provided for all roles.

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We will hold your details on our volunteer database in accordance with the Data Protection Act.

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