Why not join the Friends of Lancaster Judges’ Lodgings and help to promote and support the oldest town house in Lancaster?

The Friends organise a programme of events from talks to fundraising coffee mornings, socials and concerts.

Up to date information about the current programme can be found on our What’s On page.

The Friends have commissioned prints and cards of the painting for sale to the public to raise further funds for the museum. These are available from the [email protected] as an unframed print, A3 size, at £4.99 + £3.20 P&P (total £8.19) or as cards, with or without Christmas greetings, at £2.50 each or 3 for £5.00. Restored “The Judges’ Lodgings” painting

The Friends are also selling a new book written by Suzanne Bradshaw about the hidden lives of the servants who looked after the house and the judges when they were in residence. This is also available from the [email protected] at a very reasonable £7.99.

The cards, prints and the book will all be available from the shop when the museum reopens in March 2022.

For more information on the Friends of Lancaster Judges’ Lodgings and how to join our mailing list and receive our monthly newsletter please contact [email protected].

Alternatively please complete the Contact Us tab and we will be in touch.

Membership is currently:

  • £10 per annum for individual membership
  • £5 per annum for those under 25
  • £20 per annum for family membership

This entitles you to admission to the museum for £2.00, reduced rates for Friends’ events and 10% discount in the shop. The membership year starts on the 1st March.

You can also join The Friends of Judges’ Lodgings Facebook group for up to date information about what is happening.

The Friends now have an account with AmazonSmile which Amazon customers can use to purchase goods and contribute to the Judges’ Lodgings.  If you use Amazon, you can now order through AmazonSmile – receiving goods of exactly the same price and quality as you would through the main site – and you will be offered the opportunity to nominate a charity of your choice to which Amazon will donate .5% of the cost of the goods.  The Judges’ Lodgings is registered as The Lancaster Judges’ Lodgings Museum Trust (name of our actual charity).  Simply shop at smile.amazon.co.uk to support us.