Winifred Wharton Trust

Winifred Wharton Trust

Charity information

Winifred Wharton Trust

To provide a museum for the Borough of Wellingborough.

Statement of Purpose and Key Aims in Relation to the Wellingborough Museum:

One of the founding purposes of the Winifred Wharton Trust is to provide for the advancement of public education by the provision of a museum in which to display collections of artefacts or other collections demonstrating the history of the Borough of Wellingborough and its peoples.
Having acquired the collection formerly owned by the Wellingborough Heritage Centre Trust, we are now committed to preserve, enhance, manage, display and develop the collection for the benefit of current and future generations.

To this end, the Trustees have adopted the following Mission Statement for the Wellingborough Museum:

The Wellingborough Museum aims to:
improve the quality of life for everyone in the Borough of Wellingborough
promote a sense of place, a feeling of belonging, and local pride
enhance the image of Wellingborough.
provide a focal point of interest for the local population and tourists.