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Visitor Experience Volunteers

Are you passionate about history, art and culture, and eager to share your enthusiasm with diverse audiences?


To inspire visitors and enhance their museum experience.

Volunteer Tasks

Guide and inform visitors, ensuring an enriching and enjoyable experience


Interpret exhibitions and collections, answering queries and giving directional guidance


Guide tours and deliver talks if desired


Create a warm and welcoming atmosphere


Ensure visitor areas are clean and presentable

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for people who...


enjoy engaging with diverse audiences;


have a genuine interest in museums, art, history or cultural exhibits and enjoy sharing their enthusiasm with others;


have a friendly and approachable manner with a focus on providing exceptional customer service to enhance the overall visitor experience;


have an eagerness to expand their knowledge on the museum’s collections;


and an understanding and commitment to creating an inclusive and welcoming environment for all visitors.

What's in it for you?

A fun and varied role as part of a friendly and supportive team of volunteers and staff

An opportunity to develop skills and experience in visitor experience in a museum setting

Opportunities to meet other volunteers, staff and partner organisations

Earn Tempo Time Credits to spend on days out!


Flexible – No minimum commitment.


Preferably Thursday – Sunday 11am-3pm.

Training and Support

A comprehensive induction and ongoing support from staff and other volunteers will be available.


This role is on a voluntary basis and does not create a legally binding arrangement or paid employment contract.


For more information and to apply please contact our Volunteering Officer, Jenna Morris on or call 07929 781547.