Join Us

As lovers of the Meeting House, and Ipswich’s heritage and history generally, we have come together to form a Friends group, with the aim of promoting and caring for the building and its history, ensuring its sustainability for generations to come.

As members, Friends will know that they are playing a crucial role in the history of this wonderful building, enabling it to continue to inspire visitors, admirers and worshippers alike.

By becoming a Friend, you will be supporting and keeping in touch with the Meeting House, and will receive:

❖ A Welcome pack, including a glossy guidebook
❖ An annual private Friends tour of the Meeting House
❖ Tours of other local historic buildings, including the Willis building
❖ Priority notification of events in the Meeting House, and discounted tickets for Friends events,
❖ Two Friends social events per annum
❖ Two emailed newsletters per annum.

Annual membership fees are as follows:
❖ Individual £12
❖ Family £20
❖ Student/unemployed £5
❖ Corporate £50

We hope that you will become a Friend of the Meeting House and share in its history and exciting future. 

How to enrol as a Friend:

To become a member, please download the Friends Membership Form and return to

If you are a taxpayer and Gift Aid your subscription to The Friends then we can reclaim 25p of Gift Aid for every £1 you donate. Please complete the form. This is a straightforward way to boost your subscription by 25%.

If you have any enquiries about membership, please email us at: