The volunteers of Mystic Seaport give their time and talent to these departments:
Film and Video
Gardens / Landscaping
Become a Volunteer
The volunteers of Mystic Seaport are an integral part of the Museum's daily operations.Their contributions enhance the visitor's experience and help the Museum achieve its goals. If you have time or talent you would like to share, we encourage you to join us.
Additionally, as extraordinary supporters and advocates for the mission of Mystic Seaport, members of the the PILOTS program participate in an assortment of on-grounds projects ranging from thought provoking research to challenging active work.
If you are interested in learning more about volunteer opportunities, please contact:
Rhoda Hopkins Root
The William C. Noyes Volunteer of the Year Award
The William C. Noyes Volunteer of the Year Award is given annually to one deserving Mystic Seaport volunteer. The award was established in 1998 through the generosity of Noyes' widow, Bettye, and donations received in Bill's Memory. Noyes volunteered close to 6,000 hours between 1983-1987. The award is presented to a Museum volunteer who best personifies Noyes' example and the 'true spirit' of a Mystic Seaport volunteer.
Recent award recipients have included: