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How can I get involved?

The Treasurer’s House relies on over 300 volunteers to ensure that visitors find our property warm, welcoming, exciting, dynamic and informative. We appreciate our volunteers’ invaluable support and are always open to new ideas and skills, ensuring you enjoy volunteering. If you would like to become a volunteer please contact us.

Contact us

To find out more please get in touch with the team at

Treasurer's House,
Minster Yard,

Telephone: 01904 624247


Volunteer socials

  •  © Treasurer's House / National Trust


    The highlight of every volunteer's year is our Christmas party and summer social.

  • View across the garden to the entrance front of Hardwick Hall, Derbyshire © Mike Williams


    Trips form a big part of our social calendar, this year we visited Chatsworth House & Hardwic...

  • View across the garden to the entrance front of Hardwick Hall, Derbyshire © NTPL

    History Research Group

    This group allows volunteers undertaking research into Treasurer’s House to share their kno...

Join the York Association

YANT (York Association of the National Trust) share a passion for supporting local properties through social activities, walks, trips & events. NT members & non-members equally welcome.

Popular roles


There are always jobs for volunteers to do in the walled garden © Treasurer's House, National Trust

Working as part of a team, volunteer gardeners help with the upkeep and development of the garden at Treasurer’s House so that it can be enjoyed by all visitors.

Room guide

 © Arnhel de Serra

Our room guides provide a welcoming presence for visitors, helping to bring Treasurer's House to life while playing a valuable part in safeguarding our collections.

Retail assistant

Why not join our team in the shop? © Emily Knight

Assisting with the smooth running of the gallery shop, helping to meet sales targets while providing a friendly and helpful service for all visitors/customers.

Join the retail team


This short video was created to showcase some of the opportunities and experiences gained by volunteers in retail in the Yorkshire region.

If this looks like the kind of thing that interests you and you have great customer service skills then we'd love to hear from you. It could be the start of a new career or a great way to meet people.