Escape Arts aims to make heritage, culture and art accessible and engaging to all its participants and visitors. We are is extremely grateful to all our supporters whose generosity has helped enable us to deliver exhibitions, education, family and public programmes and to maintain free admission to The Old Slaughterhouse Heritage & Arts Centre.

How to make a donation

You can donate online at any time through our Local Giving link.

If you are visiting the Old Slaughterhouse, you can make a donation at any of our donation boxes. All donations, large and small, are welcome and make a difference. Please remember to Gift Aid your donation and your support will go even further.

Cheques can be made out to Escape Arts and posted directly to us at The Old Slaughterhouse Heritage & Arts Centre.  Thank You


It is important to Escape that everyone participating in Escape feel they have a voice within the organisation and so all participants and volunteers receive free membership upon registration.  This ensures they are regularly kept up to date with Escape news and opportunities and have full voting rights at annual general meetings.

Enhanced Escape Arts Membership Packages: Investing in the future

Each year Escape Arts organise over 50 arts and heritage events and learning activities both in the Old Slaughterhouse Heritage Centre and within the community for children and adults alike. The generosity of our supporters makes much of this possible.  Escape depends on the support of individuals, trusts and foundations to develop this exciting work, to build local archive exhibitions and to continue to provide a stimulating experience for everyone taking part in project activities and visitor to the Heritage & Arts Centre.

By signing up with the Escape Enhanced Membership Package, you will be supporting our programme and future developments and will enjoy a range of benefits and discounts throughout the year.

How members benefit

  • 10% off in ‘The Old Slaughterhouse’ Shop and Vintage Tea Bar (excludes artwork and selected crafts)
  • Limited Edition – Signed Artist Prints
  • Regular e-bulletins and email updates
  • Our quarterly newsletter delivered digitally
  • Invitations to members exhibitions and talks
  • Invitations to private exhibition previews, openings and celebration events at all of our galleries
  • Reduced hire rate for the building & Escape bus

Membership costs

Escape Arts membership costs are as follows:

  • Organisations £30
  • Adult – £25
  • Concessions – £15
  • Family Membership – £30

To sign up please contact us: [email protected]

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