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Friends of Ludlow Museum
What do we
The Friends of Ludlow Museum support the museum in the historic
Buttercross. Access is either by the narrow staircase off
the pedestrianised Church Street or by the lift located within
the open space on the ground floor. It
is now open
days a week
apply on Bank
volunteer work and fundraising the Friends provide help to the
Shropshire Museums Resource Centre located in Parkway, under
the same roof as the library.
This is where the collections are looked after and stored.
They are held in climate-controlled stores and include
fossils of international importance and biological material
of national note, as well as social history collections
relating directly to the county of Shropshire and to Ludlow
provide financial support to educational projects for school
children both at the Museums Resource Centre and in their
assist in the purchase of artefacts and funding professional
conservation of the collections.
We also take an active role in volunteering within the Museum
and Resource Centre, undertaking various projects with
Between September and April, a programme of lectures covering a
wide range of topics is held on the third Monday of the month at
the Resource Centre, starting at 7.30pm.
Please click on the buttons to the left to find out more . . .