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
Research Volunteer, Models Exhibition
We are looking for volunteers to help us research an upcoming exhibition of nineteenth century locomotive models. Help research our exhibition objects and discover their stories. Read the role description and apply on our recruitment website.
Event Volunteer, Future Engineers
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.