Volunteering

Edinburgh Museums & Galleries offers a wide range of volunteering opportunities, covering every aspect of museum and gallery work. Whatever your interest, experience or availability, we would love to hear from you.

Volunteering with Edinburgh Museums & Galleries is a fantastic opportunity to gain new skills and experiences, learn about museum work, make friends and provide a valuable contribution to our service. We offer a diverse range of roles which includes community outreach, documentation, visitor assistance and historic research.

For further information on volunteering with us, contact us at museums.volunteering@edinburgh.gov.uk

Current Opportunities

Current Opportunities

We run a wide variety of exciting volunteer projects and events. Browse our current opportunities for more information on the latest opportunities and details on how to apply.

Mailing List

Mailing List

Sign up to our volunteer mailing list and receive email notifications of the latest opportunities as soon as they arise.

Volunteering projects

Volunteering projects

Read about some of the projects undertaken by our fabulous volunteers.

Museum Boot Camp

Museum Boot Camp

Find out about Edinburgh Museums & Galleries' exciting volunteer training programme.