Learning Volunteers programme at Tring

Showing specimen to child



Discover more about the natural world by interacting with visitors in the Museum's specimen-rich galleries.

You will use real specimens in our handling collection, from animal skulls to insects, to share your knowledge with school groups and the public through hands-on interactions.

The programme includes training on how to engage with visitors and handle specimens.

You need to be aged 18 or over and have a desire to share your passion for natural history. The learning volunteer days reflect our busy times during the weekend and school bookings during the week - therefore flexible availability is desired. To get the most out of the programme, we recommend volunteers join us for a minimum of six months.

Current opportunities

Opportunities for Learning Volunteers at Tring will be advertised through our Search opportunities portal when available. If no opportunities are currently shown, then please register for relevant alerts.