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 way 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: 


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

Note: These are sample projects/ tasks


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


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

All new volunteers will receive training. Please click below to fill out the Volunteer Form, and we will be in touch!

Click here to fill out the Volunteer Form.

If you prefer to fill out a hard copy:

Click here to download a PDF version.

Print and mail or drop off to Aberdeen Historical Museum, located at 18 Howard Street, Aberdeen, MD 21001. Or, scan and email the form to [email protected]

Click here to download the Volunteer Handbook.

Established in 1987