Volunteers are the lifeblood of the cultural sector. The smallest, most remote community museum to the largest, government funded gallery all rely on volunteers for a wide variety of duties, both front- and back-of-house.

See some of the amazing opportunities currently available: Volunteer with Museums & Heritage


Volunteers - Early Career

Volunteering is a crucial step on the path towards a career in museums and galleries.

Volunteers - Community

Volunteering at a local museum or gallery is an excellent way to engage with the community, promote lifelong learning and general well-being for people of all ages.

Volunteer Activities that Better the Environment
The Activist’s Guide to Fostering LGBTQ Pride in Your Community
Why You Should Volunteer with Senior Citizens

Managing Volunteers

Managing volunteers is important for both the effective administration of your institution, care of your collection, and the satisfaction of those giving their time and expertise for the benefit of the institution and community.

Tips and tools for volunteer management