Our museum and archive services are managed together but we have different roles. Both services exist to preserve historic assets and we use them to help people learn. Read more
Donate what you can afford to help us run our Pioneer Pantry food sharing scheme for local people in Rochdale. Read more
We believe that by working together people can make a change
You can hire our space in the museum for your event, meeting, training or enterprise.
Saturday 21st December marks 175 years since the Rochdale Equitable Pioneers opened their shop at 31 Toad Lane.
Search our collections online via the Archive Hub.
Contact us by email or telephone for assistance and to make an appointment.
Some new material has just been offered to our archive which is related to one of the original members of the Rochdale Equitable Pioneers Society. Read more
The Heritage Fund have provided young people from Rochdale with the opportunity to explore the co-operative landscape and find out more about what makes home special. Read more
Rochdale has been nominated for GB High Street award - with museum work as a key feature. Read more
Pioneer Wednesdays are activities for families during school holidays at Rochdale Pioneers Museum. Read more
Cult Film Night series for Autumn 2019 at Rochdale Pioneers Museum. Read more
Saturday afternoon Junklab drop in at Rochdale Pioneers Museum. Read more