Our volunteers are very much a part of the team here and are vital to running the Museum. Our volunteers have won regional awards as individuals in Front of House and Community categories, and the Long Shop Museum was awarded the Family Friendly Suffolk Museum of the Year Award for 2016.
You can get involved in various ways – here are our main opportunities now:
To find out more please contact our Volunteer Co-ordinator: email us
…no matter how you feel when you walk in, that gets swept to one side as you become engulfed in the life of the museum.” Long Shop Museum Volunteer
Our Friends group supports the museum by fundraising and organising events, and by helping out at the museum and on special projects. Your membership fee helps support our work and you can get involved as much or as little as you like.
Prices and benefits for 2018 are currently under review
Click here to email us for more information or to request a membership form.