Get Involved

Are you inspired by the Abbey Museum and want to support us or get involved? Here are a few ways you can join in.


Thank you for your interest in joining the Abbey Museum as a volunteer.  Our volunteers perform a range of roles, from working inside the Museum and guiding tours to gardening or filling crucial roles for our Abbey Medieval Festival.  We have an incredible network of Volunteers!  There’s so much to learn and grow as an Abbey Volunteer experience.

Read more on the Volunteer page.

volunteers of the abbey museum

Abbey Volunteers, September 2019

Abbey Museum friends at gathering

Abbey Museum Friends after a presentation, February 2020.

Abbey Museum Friends

The Abbey Museum Friends are enthusiastic supporters of the Museum. There’s an engaging program of events and activities throughout the year.  Friends support the Museum by volunteering, raising funds for conservation projects or the purchase of new artefacts and equipment. We love our Abbey Museum Friends!  Click here to learn more or join or renew your membership below.

Become A Giver

Gifts of any size help the Abbey Museum do great things… such as create new displays, acquire new artefacts, purchase necessary equipment and props to enhance our education programs, events and activities. Your gifts help us to do what we do much better.

Picnic at Pemberley 2019. photo – Neda Lundie

Abbey Museum sponsor Tradeware building supplies

Mitch and Leonie O’Mara from Tradeware Building Supplies with Edith Cuffe and Michael Strong, August 2019

Become A Sponsor or Partner

The Abbey Museum has some fantastic ways for local business to get involved with our museum and support the Arts. Ask us how your business can become part of ‘for purpose’ sponsorship and find out how everybody wins when doing good for the community is at the core of your business.  For more information please email our sponsorship manager.