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Friends of Wrexham Museums

The Friends are an independent charity that organises heritage based events at the Museum. Being a Friend is an easy way to be involved in Wrexham's museums, for instance working as a volunteer behind the scenes. For more information contact Wrexham County Borough Museum.

About The Friends of Wrexham Museum

The objectives and aims of the Friends are to promote, support and assist in all aspects the work of Wrexham County Borough Council's Museums and Heritage Services.

Who runs the Friends?

The Friends is a charitable trust and as such is run according to rules laid down by the Charity Commissioners. It is not part of the Council but a private body run by its members. The members elect from their number a small committee to run the organisation.


Chairman: Robert Williams

Vice-chairman: Sandra Allen

Treasurer: Rebecca Wright

Secretary: Helen Bendon

Annual Subscription Rates


Individual: £12
Couple: £18


Individual: £8
Couple: £12
(concessionary rates are for Juniors, Students, Pensioners and the Unwaged)


Two Adult & Two Children: £16





Lecture Admission

Members only.

Activities & Events at Your Local Museum

We offer lots of activities that make learning about your heritage more enjoyable: talks, guided walks, art and craft activities for children and opportunities to come face to face with the Museum’s collections. If you think that museums are just about objects in cases, think again! To find out what is happening at your local museum, go to the Exhibitions and Events section.

Upcoming Events

Lecture Programme

Friends of Wrexham Museums Speaker Programme.

All meetings are held in the Education Room, Wrexham Museum, commencing at 7.00pm. Members only.