The Museum will open to the public when conditions allow. Once open visitors are welcome from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., with the exception of December 25.
Volunteers have the opportunity to support a variety of activities including, but not limited to, visitor services, special events, tours, education, gardening and administrative support.
The minimum age to volunteer is 18 years old.
The minimum age to volunteer is 18 years old. In the future, we may open volunteer opportunities to those under 18, so please be sure to check back for any updates.
No, we are looking to build a diverse volunteer group with a range of knowledge, expertise and personal experiences.
No specific degree or work experience is required to volunteer. If you do have a specific skill or interest, please include it in your application.
Yes, we welcome all who want to volunteer. We will make every effort to match volunteers with suitable opportunities.
At the moment, the volunteer program is only open to those who can volunteer in person. In the future we may offer other ways to volunteer.
Yes, there are public transportation options to the Museum, please see Directions and Parking for more information.
There is free parking available at the Museum for visitors, volunteers and staff.
There are approximately 20 hours of required training for all volunteers. Some volunteer positions may require additional, specialized training.
Volunteer orientation and training began in the fall of 2019 and will continue as needed.
Volunteers can manage their schedule by selecting available shifts from the master schedule. We hope volunteers will schedule a minimum of eight hours per month.
Yes, we will perform a criminal history record check as part of the application process. This is the standard check used if you were to visit a military installation.
Start the process on the application page of the Museum’s Volunteer Portal.
Volunteer orientation and training began in the fall of 2019 and will continue as needed. Applicants are updated by email as opportunities become available.
The United States Army operates the National Army Museum and federal job opportunities are advertised on USAJOBS.
Please contact our Visitor Services Division by calling 800.506.2672 or email the volunteer program.