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There are a number of ways you can get involved with the museum - please click the links below to find out more or get in touch if you have any questions.


Altogether, our three museum sites have been open nearly 30 years and our continued success is only possible because of our wonderful team of volunteers! Find out more


Please join as a Member and help us look after Ripon heritage; support our projects with the community and local organisations; and come along and visit us when we have our special event days. Find out more

Work with us

We are currently looking for two people to join our team on a temporary basis. Find out more

Donate an object for our collection

The Trust is still actively collecting and we are very grateful to those who donate objects to our collection. Find out more

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The Courthouse is small, but very interesting and perfectly formed.

Mountfords, Whitley Bay