As an independent charity, we are constantly looking for new volunteers for various roles within the Museum.

Do you enjoy visiting museums and art galleries? Do you have a few spare hours a week? Would you like to learn more about our exhibitions? We would love to hear from you!

Benefits of volunteering at the River & Rowing Museum:

  • The opportunity to contribute to the work of a Museum with a diverse programme of exhibitions and events, and a nationally important permanent collection
  • Valuable work experience for those wishing to work in the culture and heritage sector
  • Free admission to the Museum
  • Access to members’ only events
  • 10% discount on children’s workshops and adult lectures
  • 10% discount on admission for up to two friends or family
  • 10% discount in the Museum shop
  • 50% discount in the Museum Café

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The River & Rowing Museum is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.  All applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.