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National Railway Museum

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.


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


Event Volunteer, Future Engineers

Help us inspire the next generation of engineers by supporting one of our annual Future Engineers season. Read the role description and apply on our recruitment website.

Prefer not to apply online? Contact the volunteer team and we can send you an application form and role description.

You might also be interested in the STEM Ambassador programme.

If you have any questions, take a look at our volunteering FAQs. If you’re still stuck, get in touch with us at