Help give History a Hand!-Volunteer at the Marietta Museum of History


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Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

1 Depot StreetMarietta, GA 30060
Marietta Museum of History
Where History is always Happening!

About

Volunteers Needed!

Located right off of the Marietta Square, the Marietta Museum of History (MMH) has been preserving local history since 1996. The Museum has grown significantly and counts on it's great volunteers to help keep the doors open. Galleries include: Andrews' Raider's Room, The General History Gallery, Military Gallery, Home Life Gallery, The Cole Bedroom, as well as a couple temporary exhibits. Volunteers come from a variety of backgrounds so no need to be a Marietta expert to volunteer here! We truly believe that you learn on the "job".

If you have a few hours of free time throughout the week we’d love to hear from you. Volunteers are needed to help in the museum store, give tours, work on projects, welcome visitors with a smile and answer all kinds of questions about how life used to be here in Marietta and Cobb County.

Weekly 3 hour shifts available, Monday through Saturday between the hours of 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. The Museum also has after hours opportunities.

Requirements:
- At least 16 years old
- Must work at least 1 three hour shift a week OR every other week (10-1 or 1-4 Mon.-Sat.).
- Can commit to a consistent volunteer schedule for at least 4 months
- Friendly and willing to engage with all types of individuals
- Ability to stay on your feet and guide visitors around the Museum

We are handicap accessible and will work with you to provide a great volunteer experience!

Volunteer benefits include 20% off in the Museum Store, frequent volunteer workshops & volunteer only events, free access to some paid events, and new knowledge of Marietta's rich history!
Thank you for any help you can provide us. We look forward to hearing from you.

Looking for court ordered community service? Please contact us stating the amount of hours you need and by what date.

Skills

  • Social Media / Blogging
  • People Skills
  • Public Relations
  • History
  • Retail / Sales

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • at least one 3 hour shift a week or every 2 weeks
  • Must be friendly and willing to engage with visitors.

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