Do you love history, and want to be more involved? Become a volunteer or intern at the Spotsylvania County Museum! We are always looking for people to help with an array of opportunities. Below are the positions that the Spotsylvania County Museum has available. In the position applying for section, please select one of the options mentioned below.
In order to become a volunteer it will be necessary for you to fill out a Spotsylvania County Application for Employment. Upon receipt of your request, one will be forwarded to you via separate e-mail.

Primary Contact

Docents are responsible for greeting visitors at the front desk and serving as an educational guide for visitors who are interested.

Historical Guides are asked to give tours to visitors (upon request) in the Courthouse area (including the Museum, Courthouse, Old Jail, and the Spotsylvania Battlefield).

Throughout the year, the museum hosts special events (such as special historical presentations) and is in need of special event volunteers. These events offer a wide array of volunteer opportunities, including but not limited to: docents, historical guides, living history, event parking, cashiers, etc.

Internships focus on genealogical research, collections, and interpretation. Currently, there are limited internship opportunities, but if you are interested, please list Intern as the position on the Volunteer application and we will get back to you as soon as possible.