Volunteer with us

Our volunteers offer an authentic voice breathing life into the stories behind communication, ensuring our collections are accessible to all.

Whatever your motivation or location we have an exciting volunteering role to suit you and the time you wish to donate to us.

By giving some of your time to volunteer with us we will support you to:

  • Develop new skills.
  • Meet new people.
  • Take part in unique experiences.

There are a variety of volunteer roles at the museum to choose from.

  • Learning – Be part of the team delivering accessible visits for schools, families and communities, bringing fun, enjoyment and creativity to the museum.
  • Off site – Contribute to our collections without having to leave home by taking part in one of our remote volunteering projects.

Current opportunities

Support our schools and learning programmes

  • We’re looking for volunteers to support school visits to The Postal Museum to have an enjoyable and memorable visit.
  • If you are passionate about learning, friendly and reliable we would love to hear from you.

Schools Volunteer Role Description (PDF) >

Enquire about volunteering

Please contact us to submit an enquiry about volunteering for the Postal Museum.


Please send us this information with your volunteering enquiry:

  • Your name
  • What type of volunteer roles are you interested in? (Visitor experience, learning, after hours or off-site)
  • Tell us more about why you want to volunteer and relevant experience.

Email: [email protected]
Phone: 0300 0300 700 (ext. 603)
Post: The Postal Museum, 15-20 Phoenix Place, London WC1X 0DA

How and why we use your information

The information you provide us with will be used to send you emails about volunteering opportunities which may be of interest and to process your application. We will keep your information secure and will delete it in line with our retention procedures. We won’t share your information with any third party for their own marketing purposes without your consent. You can unsubscribe from our emails at any time. Please see our Privacy Policy for further details about our processing and your rights or email [email protected]