Join in

Volunteer gardeners pick up expert hints and tips © NTPL Arnhel de Serra

Volunteer gardeners pick up expert hints and tips

Get involved

There are lots of ways to volunteer at Westbury. We've a team of dedicated volunteers who all help give visitors a great day out. So, whether you want to improve your CV, make new friends or have a go at something new, we'd love to hear from you. Simply drop us an email or give us a call on 01452 760461.

Current opportunities


Keep the garden looking in tip top condition © Paul Harris

We're looking for enthusiastic gardeners to join and our team and help look after Westbury. If you've got green fingers and a passion for historic gardens then we'd love to hear from you.

Email us for more information.


Help make volunteering with us even more enjoyable © Paul Harris

Do you have what it takes to co-ordinate our team of volunteers?  We're looking for someone special to help recruit, induct and mentor our team of passionate volunteers. People skills are a must and you'll be a great communicator too.

Drop Jerry an email and find out more about this rewarding role.

Garden guide

Garden guides help visitors to enjoy their day © Dunster Castle staff/volunteers

You'll need to be enthusiastic and enjoy talking to visitors. You need to be prepared to do a bit of homework to ensure your knowledge is accurate, consistent and up to date but there is plenty of help available.

Email us for more information.


What's in it for you?

  • Get involved in the care of the only restored Dutch water garden in the country
  • Pick up expert hints and tips from our gardener in charge
  • Learn new skills by going on training courses
  • Join in on social events
  • Meet new people and start friendships
  • Improve your CV
  • Get involved in a supporter group