Preserving Manchester’s history since 1886!
The Manchester Historical Museum needs more than membership dues to maintain the Trask House, collection and archives that bring Manchester history to life!
There are a variety of opportunities available for volunteering on a regular or ad hoc basis. If you are interested in helping, contact us at 978-526-7230.
Some Volunteer Tasks Include:
- Event set up and take down
- Archive filing
- Hospitality – food and drinks at programs
- Grounds clean up
- Mailing assistance
Donations allow the MHM to:
- Care for the Trask House, collection and grounds
- Acquire additional items for our collection
- Offer our lectures and special events
- Present school and family educational programs
- Host special exhibits
- Offer mentoring program for Manchester-Essex H.S. students
- Supervise interns from Salem State University and Gordon College
Please consider joining one of these donor circles:
- Captain Trask Circle – Over $2,500
- Abigail Trask Circle – $1,000 – $2,499
- Arbella Circle – $500 – $999
- Masconomo Circle – $250 – $499
- 1630 Circle – $100-$249
- Jeffrey’s Creek Circle – $99 and under