Friends of the New Room Methodist Memorabilia Sale

Friends of the New Room Sale

On Friday 14, Saturday 15 and Sunday 16 September, David and Gill Weeks, on behalf of the Friends of the New Room, are organising a sale of Methodist memorabilia which will be held in the Horsefair Room, located on the third floor of the new visitor centre, between 10.30am and 4pm on all days.

In addition, David and Gill, who run the New Room second-hand books, will be selling books about Bristol on both days so please feel free to come in and see what there is available.

Donating an item for sale

The items for sale are pieces which have been gifted to the New Room to support its work. If you wish to donate items ahead of the sales dates then please click here to download and read the following information. If you feel you have an appropriate item to donate please contact us on either 0117 9264740 or

Donating an item to the Museum

If you feel you have an item that would be worth adding to our Museum Collection. Please click here to download and read the following information taken from our Collections Policy. Please contact the Collections Manager in the first instance by emailing or calling 01179264740.

Thank you

John Wesley's New Room

John Wesley’s New Room is a heritage site in the heart of Bristol. It houses a museum, library, café, events and hire space. It is home to the original 18th century chapel that started the Methodist movement.

It also houses an award-winning Café and a vast reference Library. John Wesley’s New Room hosts a range of art, music and family events and is also available to hire.

Explore the Museum of John & Charles Wesley’s life and work in Bristol.

John Wesley’s New Room is the oldest Methodist building in the world, located right in the heart of Bristol city centre. Founded in 1739 by John Wesley, the New Room became the cradle of the worldwide Methodist movement.

This is the place that completes the story of Bristol. This is the Room that changed the World.

It is a place where everyone is welcome to explore, step back, take time, reconnect and recharge.

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