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.

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.

£4.00 will provide the materials for a class of 10 to learn about the history of Bakewell and the famous Tudor House

£16.44 will enable us to purchase 1 archival-quality box to contain our collections

£43.70 will mean we can purchase enough insect monitoring equipment to last 1 year

£350.00 will enable us to check and make good to pointing to the cowl of 1 chimney

£810.00 will provide the funds to get our Guidebook re-printed to share our history with visitors and further raise important funds for the Bakewell Old House Museum


The Bakewell and District Historical Society owns and operates the Museum and gratefully accepts one off donations and bequests.

You can use the donation button below, or alternatively get in touch with us for more information.

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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.