Volunteers are a great support for Burgh House . As a volunteer, you'll not only develop new skills and meet new people, you'll also make a great contribution to your local historic house and the provision of arts and history to the local community.



Gallery Volunteer

We are looking for volunteers to help us reopen the House in compliance with the new Covid-19 guidelines.

This would particularly suit students looking for museum experience who are interested in history and helping to bring this beautiful house alive and open for free!

Find out more here



We provide our volunteers:

  • Orientation and training
  • Insurance cover
  • A volunteer agreement outlining what we expect from you and what you can expect in return
  • A named contact at Burgh House for any concerns or queries you may have
  • Drink vouchers for use in the Burgh House Cafe


If you're interested in becoming a volunteer, please download the form (on the right), fill it in and return it to us by email or by post.

Museum volunteers

We are ocassionally able to provide internships for students or others looking to gain museum experience. For further details, please contact us by email