Thank you for your interest in volunteering at the Museum. We welcome volunteers from ages of 16 to 160 and offer many rewarding opportunities in our various departments. Whether assisting our guests in the Visitor Services department, working in our extensive gardens, or providing information about our exhibits, volunteers are valued members of our world-class institution.

Currently, the Mystic Seaport Museum is looking for assistance in the following departments:

Adult volunteers can apply here:

Apply Online

Teen Volunteers

If you are between the ages of 16 to 18 and would like to volunteer, please contact Heather Ainslie, Associate Director of Volunteer Services, at heather.ainslie@mysticseaport.org for an application.


Heather Ainslie
Associate Director of Volunteer Services