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To visit, please book free admission tickets or request an education visit.

Please note the Road Train is currently unavailable

Volunteering

Our skilled and enthusiastic volunteers bring our visitors closer to the incredible story of the railways, helping them understand the awe-inspiring engineering on display.

Our volunteers are vital to our work—by joining them you’ll be helping to make a real difference to the museum.

WHY VOLUNTEER?

People volunteer with us for a whole host of reasons:

  • Gain museum-based work experience
  • Develop new skills
  • Meet people and make friends
  • Support the museum
  • Have fun!

Become a volunteer

We’re not recruiting for volunteers at the moment but watch this space for upcoming opportunities.

You might be interested in the STEM Ambassador Programme or opportunities at other museums in Science Museum Group, all volunteering roles are advertised on the Science Museum Group vacancies page.  

If you have any questions about becoming a volunteer, take a look at our volunteering FAQs or get in touch with us at volunteer.nrm@railwaymuseum.org.uk.

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