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: Brian Kingsnorth
Vice-chairman: Sandra Allen
Treasurer: Helen Bendon
Secretary: Rebecca Wright
Annual Subscription Rates
(concessionary rates are for Juniors, Students, Pensioners and the Unwaged)
Two Adult & Two Children: £16
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.
Friends of Wrexham Museums Speaker Programme.
All meetings are held in the Education Room, Wrexham Museum, commencing at 7.00pm. Members only.
- Tues. 18th April - Animating Wrexham Churches Through History by Daniel Ll Newton
- Tues. 16th May - Talk on WW1 - the Project by W. Alister Williams
- Tues. 20th June - Brymbo Fossil Forest by Prof. Barry Thomas
- Tues. 18th July – Field Visit – further information to follow.