Friends Old Rectory
Epworth Old Rectory and Gardens

Become one of our Friends and be part of our worldwide family. At Epworth Old Rectory we seek to remember the story of the eighteenth century Wesley family, as well as uphold its purpose as a modern museum of Methodism.

The Friends are led by The Friends Development Group – a group of volunteers based in Epworth. Our Friends help to maintain, develop and strengthen the Old Rectory as a heritage site.

The Role of Friends

As a Friend you could help to preserve and share our heritage by:

  • Finance – support the running of the Old Rectory by giving an annual donation
  • Advocacy – encourage individuals and groups to visit the Old Rectory
  • Events – attend or become involved with regular events
  • Contributions – send articles and photographs to our newsletter
  • Volunteering – if local you may wish to join our team of volunteers.

Special Benefits

As a Friend you will receive the following special benefits:

  • Free entry to the house – including special events
  • Half-price entry for up to TWO guests
  • 10% discount in the shop
  • Friends’ Newsletters
  • Use of the Old Rectory’s library by prior arrangement.

Annual Friendship Rates

  • Single Person – £16 / $25
  • Couple – £27 / $45
  • Family (two adults and up to three children) – £30 / $50

We hope you will consider becoming a friend. If you are interested please complete the expression of interest form below.

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