Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer with us!

The Illinois State Museum is successful because of our great volunteers.  Please see our current needs below. All prospective volunteers must complete an online application and brief interview. Some positions may require a background check. For questions regarding volunteering, please us by email at volunteer@illinoisstatemuseum.org or by phone at (217) 558-6696. To apply, click the link on this page.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the volunteer program has been put temporarily on hold. Please contact our volunteer coordinator at volunteer@illinoisstatemuseum.org to be notified of the Museum's next volunteer opportunity. Thank you for your interest.

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Illinois State Museum Children's Program.

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