We are ready to add you to the National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium team or match you with one of the Dubuque County Historical properties. Whether it's one day a month, one day a week, two to four hours a day, or just for special events, we want you to be part of our mission.
Volunteering has its benefits:
- Free or reduced museum admissions
- Gift shop discounts
- Food and beverage discounts
- Documentation for your resume
- Satisfaction in helping others
To volunteer for the new National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium download a PDF of the application.
Heres how you can help:
Greeters: Help us meet and greet the public who come to the National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium, Ham House and Old Jail.
Docent/Educator: Interpret exhibits to enhance visitors experiences.
Special Events: Help us put on some of our very successful events like the July 4th Ice Cream Social, Taste of Dubuque, and Ice Fest.
Archives: Help sort historic photographs and inventory museum collections.
Mailings: A social, necessary and easy task. Expect to talk, nibble, and socialize while you stuff envelopes.
No experience required! We will provide any necessary training just bring your smile and a helpful attitude!