Support Us

There are various ways of supporting the work of the Rochdale Pioneers Museum and the National Co-operative Archive.

Make a donation

The Rochdale Pioneers Museum and National Co-operative Archive are owned by the Co-operative Heritage Trust, a charity dedicated to preserving the Museum and the collections and to making them accessible. Donations are welcomed to support the Co-operative Heritage Trust. Make a donation via



We welcome volunteers who work closely with staff, gaining hands-on experience in museum methods and practices. Wherever possible, volunteers are involved in projects tailored to their particular area of interest.

For more information, please contact the Museum Manager at