Docent - Intrepreter - Demonstrator


Cause Areas


Fri Apr 21, 2017 - Sun Nov 19, 2017


267 Springfield RoadCharlestown, NH 03603

A few of the volunteers for The Fort at No. 4.


Docents/Intrepreters and Demonstrators are vital to the operation of the Museum. These individuales interact directly with Fort visitors helping to provide guided tours of buildings, and/or gardens, and/or grounds, answering questions about the era and the Fortified Village (museum).

Docents/Intrepreters help visitors gain a better understanding of the colonial era and life on the frontier in the Upper Valley. Intrepreters/Docents are frequently also demonstrators providing visitors with visual connections to life along the Connecticut River.

Some of the areas where Docent/Intreprers may serve:

  • Textile Production
  • 18th Century Foodways
  • Religion in the Colonial Era
  • Colonial & Native Gardening
  • Joinery
  • Herbal Medicine
  • Truck House
  • Cross Cultural Relationships (Native, French, English, dutch)
  • Surveying
  • Blacksmithing


  • Journalism
  • Storytelling
  • Marketing & Communications (Mar/Com)
  • Administrative Support
  • Customer Service
  • Theater Arts

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • Dependant upon the indivdual's interest

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