Why not become a Warkworth Museum Volunteer and help keep the museum running?
If you are interested in talking with the volunteers, then visit us on a Wednesday. This is “Wednesday Workers’ Day” when the museum is a hive of activity as volunteers go about their tasks.
If you can spare half a day a month (or more) we are very short of people to man the reception desk. We run two shifts, mornings from 10- 12.30 Winter or 10 – 1.pm Summer and 12.30-3pm Winter and 1pm-4pm in the Summer
If you would like to join the Museum Society, or would like to know more about being a volunteer or receptionist please contact us. We would love to hear from you!
Here at Warkworth Museum we have a desire to enhance our current involvement with our local schools and their students, through providing meaningful learning opportunities outside of the classroom.
Your donation will help us to inspire a passion for Warkworth, as well as preserving this great districts history for future generations.
The Museum actively seeks donations of historical material for the archives – many families in the district have lodged their family material for safe-keeping and preservation with the museum.
See our Collections Policy page for more details.
Over the years Warkworth District Museum has been kindly supported by many local businesses and people. We would like to thank all those who have help the Museum with their goods, services and financial assistance as well as to all those volunteers who tirelessly donate their time.
Below is a small snippet of the local businesses who have helped us: