Volunteer Opportunities

The Illinois State Museum is successful because of our great volunteers.  Each Illinois State Museum location has different opportunities and process for application. To see listings and application procedure for a specific location, please click the appropriate link on this page.      

Volunteer with us!

Depending on the location, ISM offers opportunities to work with visitors as well as behind the scenes. Please check the links on this page regularly for the current opportunities.


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Illinois State Museum Children's Program.

Illinois State Museum

Dickson Mounds Museum

Research & Collections Center