York Museums Trust

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The last twelve months has been incredibly tough year for so many people, businesses and organisations, including York Museums Trust. We are a charity and 70% of our normal income is generated from visitors to our museums so the pandemic lockdowns have hit us hard. As a charity, our vision is to work together with audiences …

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Help Shape York's Future - Let's Talk York Survey

York Museums Trust is part of this citywide partnership developing the York City Narrative and invite you to play your part in helping how York presents itself to the world and shape York’s future. An online survey is open for all to participate in by Tuesday 9th July and your contribution would be greatly …

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Leaving a gift in your will

As a charity, our vision is to work together with audiences and communities to inspire, to share and to care for cultural heritage. Leaving a gift to York Museums Trust in your Will is a wonderful way of ensuring that we can continue to share the wonderful collections, gardens, buildings and stories for generations to …

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Volunteering with York Museums Trust Our volunteers allow us to create a fantastic visitor experience, taking them in to the past and immersing them in a world of knowledge and amazement. As our sites are now closed due to the Covid-19 pandemic, our onsite volunteering programme has been suspended until further notice. We are currently …

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