Bakewell Old House Museum is run by the Bakewell and District Historical Society. As a charity, the generosity of donations, volunteers and society members helps us to keep the museum running, maintain and expand our collections and preserve these for future visitors to explore and enjoy.

There are a number of ways you can support us as listed below:

Become a member of the Bakewell and District Historical Society

Click here to view membership options.

Volunteer at the Bakewell Old House Museum

We are always looking to welcome new volunteers to the Bakewell Old House Museum. Volunteers are able to focus on a range of areas from visitor guides to collections and museum management. Get in touch with us to discuss what opportunities are available and how we can support your volunteering.

Make a donation to Bakewell Old House Museum

Your generous donations enable us to preserve Bakewell Old House Museum and the history within for visitors to discover and future generations to enjoy.

The museum accepts one off donations and bequests. You can use the donation button below, or alternatively get in touch with us for more information.

Donate through PayPal:

If you have any queries or would like to speak to a member of the Museum team, please contact us and we would be more than happy to help.