Become a Volunteer at Dunedin History Museum

Celebrating Our Volunteers: Architects of Living History

At the heart of the Dunedin History Museum, a dynamic force sustains our institution: our dedicated volunteers. They are not just contributors; they are the architects of living history, wielding passion, expertise, and commitment to ensure the vibrant tapestry of our community’s past remains vividly etched in the present.

Our volunteers are the guardians of knowledge, guiding visitors through the corridors of time, illuminating stories, and bringing artifacts to life. With unwavering dedication, they preserve the legacy of Dunedin, standing as sentinels of culture, heritage, and the invaluable connection between the past and future.

Each volunteer is a beacon, casting light on the extraordinary narratives that define our community. Their contributions go beyond the walls of the museum, extending into the very fabric of our city. Through their efforts, Dunedin’s history is not a relic but a living, breathing entity, pulsating with the energy and enthusiasm of those who champion its cause.

Join Our Legacy – Become a Volunteer!

To those inspired by the magic of history and the power of storytelling, we invite you to become a vital part of our volunteer community. Your passion and skills can help shape the narrative, transform spaces, and leave an indelible mark on the hearts of all who pass through our doors.

How to Get Involved:

Fill out our Volunteer Application Form

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Thank you for your interest! Once this application is submitted the Dunedin History Museum staff will be in touch with you to set up a time to meet and to share more information about volunteer opportunities. You'll then be invited to attend an introductory training session which is mandatory before you can start volunteering in an area.

This form must be fully completed to be considered. All information provided is confidential.

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To our volunteers, thank you for being the guardians of our history, the stewards of our legacy, and the living embodiment of the spirit that defines Dunedin. To those considering joining our ranks, your commitment is the next chapter in our remarkable story. Together, let’s create history, leaving an indelible mark on the past, present, and future of Dunedin.

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