Volunteer at The State Museum

Lend your time and talents. Volunteer!


Our volunteers provide valuable support to The State Museum. Volunteers serve in a variety of ways such as giving guided tours, assisting our curatorial sections, or lending a hand at museum events and more.

Available Opportunities

In Gallery Hands-on Learning Opportunities PDF Document
Museum Tour Docent PDF Document                                                                    Zoology & Botany Collections Volunteer PDF Document

Requirements/How to Apply

  • Must be 18 years or older (limited opportunities for younger volunteers may be available)
  • Have valid Photo Identification Card
  • Schedule and complete onsite meeting with Volunteer Coordinator
  • Submit complete volunteer application paperwork
  • Complete all required state and federal background checks
  • Attend training sessions

To learn more or to join email the volunteer coordinator, or call (717) 346-3307.

Volunteer Photos