THE NATIONAL MUSEUM OF THE UNITED STATES ARMY is looking for individuals who are passionate about the U.S. Army and sharing the stories of the men and women who have worn the Army uniform throughout our nation’s history.


There are a variety of volunteer opportunities, such as visitor services, special events, tours, education, gardening, and administration. We have a diverse group of volunteers with varied backgrounds and experiences. Specific educational degrees or work experience are not required.
All are encouraged to apply to volunteer!

Through the application process, you’ll have the opportunity to share your skills, interests, and abilities; and together, we will match you to a suitable volunteer position. Volunteer opportunities are available to all those who meet the qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, or national origin. There will be required training for all volunteers and some volunteer positions may require additional, specialized training. We are accepting volunteer applications from those who are 18 years of age or older.

For more information on the program and how to apply, go to

Volunteer FAQs

THE NATIONAL MUSEUM OF THE UNITED STATES ARMY volunteers provide essential support to the Museum staff to create an extraordinary visitor experience. The Museum is open daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and admission is free.

Grassroots Volunteers

Want to get involved now? Find out how you can become a Grassroots Volunteer to help build the Museum!