Volunteer at The Beacon Museum

Become part of The Beacon Museum team. 

We believe that everyone has something unique to offer, and volunteering at The Beacon Museum is a fantastic way to make a difference to the community in an interesting and friendly environment. Our volunteers are invaluable members of the team who ensure to help keep everything running smoothly. From being a gallery guide to assisting our curator, to digitalising our collection, there’s a variety of ways you can get involved at The Beacon Museum. We also have opportunities available where you can get involved in one-off projects, help look after artefacts, repairing costumes or assisting at events.

How to become a volunteer at The Beacon Museum.

If you are interested in volunteering, please get in touch with our volunteer coordinator, Andrew McCourt on andrew.mccourt@copeland.gov.uk or 01946 592302 to arrange an informal chat. 

Can I do my work experience at The Beacon Museum?

If you are interested in doing educational work placements at The Beacon Museum, please get in touch with our Visitor Services Manager, Pamela Telford on pamela.telford@copeland.gov.uk or 01946 592302 to arrange an informal chat.