The FRIENDS play a supportive role in the life of the Williamson Art Gallery & Birkenhead Priory, run by the Wirral Museums Service. We are here to promote and enhance culture and heritage on Wirral by:-
The Aims of the charity are:-
The Benefits of joining the Friends:-
Please email email@example.com for a membership form or download from links below (£10 or £7 concession with the Friends membership year running from January to December).
We are delighted to have secured discounts and benefits for FRIENDS within the Williamson Art Gallery and Birkenhead Priory and in the Liverpool City Region. Present your Friends membership card for your discount. Some of discount information is outlined in the Williamson and Priory Friends brochure
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Please find our first annual report for the Williamson and Priory Friends here. For details of our first Annual General Meeting, go to our entry for the 15th of March. Please take a look at minutes from 2015-2016 AGM – the final AGM for the Friends of the Williamson and Wirral Museums, as we will not be circulating printed copies this year to keep costs down but there will be copies available from the desk at the Williamson from Friday the 23rd of February.
In 2017 and on going in 2018, we have been fundraising to develop the unused space at the heart of the Williamson and have already raised a major amount towards this huge project to create a garden, useable by all. To find out more, go to the The Green Gallery PAGE
"Located outside the centre of Birkenhead, the Williamson Art Gallery & Museum was purpose-built and was opened in December 1928."
"The building is named after John and Patrick Williamson, father and son, who each bequeathed a substantial sum of money to Birkenhead Borough Council."