Museum Shop Volunteers

The museum shop volunteer's primary responsibility is to assist in the day-to-day operation of the museum shop. Duties include cash register operations, customer service, merchandising, security, inventory control, and database management.

Volunteers also:

  • Assist the shop manager with research and special projects as needed
  • Help with a variety of events, such as exhibition openings, author book signings, vendor craft fairs, and off-site marketing opportunities
  • Interact with the public on a daily basis and provide visitors with information about shop merchandise, as well as the museum’s facilities, collections, exhibitions, and educational programs