You can see our current volunteering opportunities below. To see other volunteering opportunities offered by Leicestershire County Council visit the Culture Leicestershire website.

Local Studies Research Volunteer

Get involved in exciting research projects taking place at Harborough Museum! At present, volunteers have the opportunity to:

  • Research, handle and photograph interesting objects on display for an Extended Labels online project.
  • Take part in research for museum exhibitions and displays. (current project: 90 Years of Theatre)
  • Support the collection and interpretation of oral histories.
  • Volunteers can also choose to assist with archival indexing and support museum events.

When: First and third Monday of the month 2pm-4pm. Plus optional independent volunteering.

Where: Harborough Museum, The Symington Building, Adam and Eve St, Market Harboroug LE16 7LT

Is this opportunity right for you?

  • Interested in local history?
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills?
  • Friendly and enjoy working in a team?
  • Available for by-weekly meetings.
  • Able to work on your own initiative?
  • Aged over 18 years old?

For more information, please get in touch by contacting Bethany Nugent at: Bethany.Nugent@leics.gov.uk