We invite you to join the new Friends of Ushaw group.
Formed in 2016, our purpose is to support the work of the Trustees, in partnership with Ushaw College, in maintaining, developing and enhancing the beautiful and historic chapels, buildings, gardens and grounds of Ushaw. We will support the development of the museum, fund selected cultural events and contribute to the maintenance of the fabric of the buildings, where appropriate.
We aim to contribute to increasing the profile of Ushaw as a major cultural venue for the North East and a special place for people to visit and spend time exploring the Chapel,library, museum and gardens.
The knowledge that you are supporting a unique and exciting property of significant historical and architectural importance and interest.
Exclusive previews of exhibitions held throughout the year
Invitations to the wide variety of events held at Ushaw every year.
Friends of Ushaw Newsletters – 2 per year, which will provide regular updates on new developments
An invitation to the annual Friends social evening including a guest speaker.
10% discount on selected items in the Ushaw Gift shop
Exciting opportunities to volunteer in the gardens, buildings and at events at Ushaw and to help to promote volunteering opportunities to family, friends and members of your local community.
A service of celebration and thanks will be held twice a year for friends and benefactors.
If you are interested in joining the Friends of Ushaw you can download an application form below.