Volunteer talking in the lobby at the museum

Our popular volunteer program is back!

We are delighted to have volunteers back at the museum after a two year hiatus due to COVID. Contact us at heritagevolunteers@surrey.ca or 604-502-6461 to get involved.

Volunteer Application Form

    Volunteer Opportunities


    • Assist visitors to handle artifacts at Touch Table stations
    • Report visitor feedback through informal conversations and electronic surveys
    • Answer questions and providing directions to exhibits


    • Engage with students and educators
    • Facilitate activity stations
    • Share themed curriculum-based knowledge

    Gallery Attendant

    • Welcome visitors to the museum
    • Provide directions and information
    • Remind visitors of exhibit safety rules

    Public Programs and Special Events

    • Enhance visitor’s registered or drop in program experience
    • Undertake craft and activity preparation and set up
    • Assist at activity or craft tables during special events


    • Demonstrate textile arts in studio
    • Assist instructors and visitors during registered textile programs
    • Answer questions and engage the public during special events and programs

    The Benefits of Volunteering

    • Flexible hours
    • Online booking
    • Meet new friends
    • Learn new skills and share the ones you already have
    • Learn and teach local history – training for each position provided