Interested in supporting your local museum?

Why not join the Bakewell & District Historical Society?

Annual membership costs only £15 per year for a single subscription, or £20 for joint membership (resident at the same address).

Membership offers the following:

  • the opportunity to support Bakewell's much-loved museum, enabling us to provide 500 years of stories to explore
  • the annual BDHS Journal
  • regular Newsletters
  • access to BDHS website archives
  • monthly society talks
  • access to the Society's museum
  • priority booking for Society and Museum events

You can download the membership form and standing order form below or contact Linda, the Membership Secretary, via

Please consider joining us as a volunteer as well - contact Mark for further details (E:

Please contact us via the museum for a membership form or download them here:

Membership Application Form (PDF)

Standing Order Form (PDF)