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We ask all visitors, including Members, to reserve tickets online prior to arrival.  Click here to reserve tickets.  The museum is open Tuesday – Friday from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. and Saturdays from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.  Face coverings are still required to visit the galleries.  On Sundays in June, the museum is available for private event rentals for graduation parties and other milestones – click here to book!

Volunteer

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VOLUNTEERS: Helping Us To Better Serve The Community

THANK YOU to All Our Volunteers!

The Wenham Museum would not be able to serve our community without the dedicated commitment of our volunteers.

Volunteer Opportunities

VISITOR SERVICES DESK/ADMISSIONS

Play a critical role in Museum operations! As the first point of contact with the public, it will be your helpful nature and cheery disposition which determine our visitors’ first impressions. Greet Museum visitors, collect admission fees, provide membership information, answer questions and provide clerical support to the Visitor Services staff.

MUSEUM SHOP

Support the Museum’s retail enterprise by making sales, answering questions and restocking inventory.

DOCENT

History lovers can share their passion with visitors as they lead tours through the historic Claflin-Gerrish-Richards House and interpret three centuries of New England family life. Training is provided for this enjoyable and interactive position.

EDUCATION DEPARTMENT

Help to educate more than 4,000 school children who visit the Museum annually. Act as a program aide, helping with projects and supervising students, or exercise your skills as a teacher/program leader. Training in Colonial skills provided.

Questions? 

For questions or more information, contact Ruth Gosselin, Advancement Services Manager, via e-mail or phone at (978) 468-2377, ext. 116.