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 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: 

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! 

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]

Download the Volunteer Handbook here.

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

Established in 1987