Cause Areas


Tue Apr 03, 2018 10:00 AM - Fri Dec 28, 2018 04:00 PM


881 Rockford RoadLancaster, PA 17602
Our Volunteers During Yuletide
Historic costuming not required, business casual attire is acceptable.


An interpreter or docent is someone who translates the past into the present. A docent makes Rock Ford's past vivid and real for museum visitors. A docent acts as a companion accompanying a visitor on a personal and historical discovery.

  • A docent can be any person aged 18 and up.
  • No experience is necessary.
  • Training will be provided by the Rock Ford Curator.
  • Printed materials are provided so that all docents can become confident, successful and valuable members of Rock Ford Plantation.
  • A docent should have the ability to be on your feet for an hour and the ability to climb stairs.


  • History
  • Research
  • People Skills
  • Grant Writing / Research
  • Gardening
  • Customer Service

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 tour shifts a month

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