The Changing Room is now closed but pop into our Cafe for FREE Story Bites sessions Tues-Fri 10:30-11:30


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Wanted on voyage

We’re looking for enthusiastic volunteers to help us deliver the very best visitor experience when we re-open our Museum in Spring 2020. If you are interested in joining us, SIGN UP NOW to be part of our crew!

As well as playing an important part in helping us prepare our most unusual museum for reopening (and getting a sneak peek of our 10 new exhibition and activity spaces!), you’ll receive training, gain new skills and experience, meet fascinating people and be part of some unique events.

Volunteering offers a fantastic opportunity to share your expertise, explore your interests and work with others as part of a team. Above all, it’s about trying something new and having fun.

Sign up below to help us deliver experiences that will delight our visitors, young and old, and develop our ideas and audiences for the future. For more information, please email our Volunteer Coordinator, Jessica Corfield:

Volunteer Open Days

If you’d like to find out more, why not come to one of our Volunteer Open Days? We’d love to meet you!

We’re holding Open Days on:

Friday 4 October, 13:30 – 15:00 including a site tour at 14:00
Tuesday 15 October, 10:00 – 12:00 including a site tour at 10:30
Wednesday 30 October, 10:00 – 15:00 including site tours at 11:00 and 14:00

Places on the site tours are limited so please email our Volunteer Coordinator, Jessica Corfield ( to book your place.

How to apply 

Young volunteer application (under 18) – click here

Volunteer application (over 18) – click here

Comic Club Volunteers

Do you have a love of comics and drawing? Want to get involved with helping young people develop their comic-making skills?

We are looking for volunteers who can commit to the first Saturday of every month to support Neill Cameron’s Comic Club and Comic Club+

Volunteers need to be available from 10.30 – 15.00 on the first Saturday of every month. The role would include helping the artist with the running of the event, supporting the attendees in their projects and working with the other volunteers and Front of House to ensure the session goes ahead without a hitch.

If you are interested, please apply via the link above referring to Comic Club in your application. No experience is required, just a love for stories, comics and art of all kinds. Volunteers for this role must supply two references and will be subject to a DBS check before commencing.

If you have any queries or would like a fuller role description, please email:


‘I can really recommend volunteering at The Story Museum. Great place, and lovely people.’ – volunteer