Become a part of something bigger
The Indiana State Museum is the crossroads of everything interesting, educational and unique about the state. It’s a family-friendly gathering place within a unique architectural treasure where original works of art, hands-on experiences and an atmosphere that invites exploration and discovery are ever-evolving. We invite you to become a part of this exciting museum as a volunteer.
Open Volunteer Positions
Be that warm, friendly face that greets museum visitors and provides them with helpful information and assistance in a professional and courteous manner. Our team is committed to excellence and we expect that of our volunteers as well.
Help support the Indiana State Museum by volunteering at one of Indy’s most unique gift shops. The Indiana Store, located inside the Indiana State Museum, features locally made products hand-crafted by small business owners as well as unique merchandise you won’t find anywhere else.
Free parking when volunteering
Discounts at the Farmer’s Market Café and the Indiana Store
Free annual membership after completion of 40 service hours; membership privileges include:
Free museum admission
Free admission to all 11 State Historic Sites
IMAX Theater discounts
Invitations to members-only events
Recognition as a valuable part of the Indiana State Museum team
Continuing education opportunities through our training programs and volunteer field trips
Letters of reference upon request
Documentation of hours available upon request for scholarship applications, service programs, and tax itemization
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For information about these and other internships, please contact Charlie Shock, concierge and volunteer manager.