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Meet like-minded people, receive regular newsletters and invitations to special events.


Become a Friend

Support Cambridge Museum with an annual subscription to the Friends of the Museum

Join Friends of the Museum today or renew your membership to receive a range of special opportunities whilst also supporting, celebrating, and embracing the work of the Cambridge Museum. 

Become even more closely involved with the Museum which contributes so much to Cambridge’s community, local history, and unique cultural heritage.

Be part of this vibrant community, meet like-minded people who share your passion for local history, delve deeper into our cultural heritage, and enjoy the special programming and benefits that come with your membership.


Join the Friends and be rewarded

  • Regular Cambridge Museum newsletters
  • Advance exhibition information and previews
  • Exclusive access to exhibition openings and after-hours events
  • Attend special Friends’ activities, visits, and talks
  • Complimentary membership to the Cambridge Historical Society
  • Invitation to the annual Friends of Cambridge Museum dinner
  • Discounts on Museum research projects
  • Participate as a Museum volunteer and in collection care working bees

To find out more about  Upcoming Events click here


Your membership helps

As a member, you will be supporting the Cambridge Museum as it strives to inspire wonder and curiosity by sharing unique stories and experiences about our people and place.

Reaching our goals requires a community of support and every contribution makes a difference. When you become a Friend you are helping in the protection and preservation of our collection, and ensuring it is accessible to the wider community, now and into the future.

Become a friend of the Cambridge Museum today!

The Friends of the Museum is operated by the Cambridge Historical Society – a charity that relies on the support of its Friends.

New Friends are always welcome, whether you wish to actively participate or just support an important and worthwhile community institution, we would love to have you involved.

Become a member for just $20 per annum and have an impact on the cultural growth of our local community.


What does it cost to be a Friend of Cambridge Museum?

  • Individual / Joint / Family membership – $20

*rates as of 1 January 2022


How do you become a Friend of Cambridge Museum?

Memberships can be purchased at the Museum, by emailing secretary.cbhs@gmail.com, or by completing the form below.

Payments may be made by:

  • internet banking to the Society’s bank account 03 1568 0041635 00. Please type your surname and initials under “Reference”.
  • cash. Please pay at the Cambridge Museum, The Old Courthouse, 24 Victoria Street, Cambridge.


Become a Friend form

For more information contact the Membership Secretary