Volunteer

 

Looking for a way to get involved in the community? Have an interest in local history? Look no further than the Aberdeen Historical Museum! Volunteering is a fun and rewarding experience for you to make friendships, learn new skills, and give back to the community. We rely on volunteers to keep the Museum open and thriving. There are a number of ways to get involved. We are currently looking for volunteers to assist with: 

Collections

  • Object cataloging
  • Archival processing
  • Exhibit design
  • Database management
  • Housekeeping

Note: These are sample projects/ tasks

Administration

  • Program development
  • Grant writing
  • Office administration 
  • Social media
  • Research and writing

Outreach

  • Tour guiding
  • Special events
  • Community engagement
  • Oral history 
  • Membership program

No prior experience is required. All new volunteers will receive training. Please fill out the Volunteer Form below, and we will be in touch!

Internships

Attention College Students: Looking for an internship to build skills in museum studies, non-profit operations, or marketing? While our internships are unpaid, we are happy to work with you and your professor to ensure you receive credit for a semester-long internship with us. Fill out the Volunteer Form below and select “semester-long internship” if interested.

Volunteer Form
If you are interested in volunteering in more than one area, check all that apply.