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Volunteering at Woolsthorpe Manor

Join us: here's the Woolsthorpe volunteer team

Join us: here's the Woolsthorpe volunteer team

When we asked our visitors what they had enjoyed at Woolsthorpe, the outstanding response was that they discovered 'something surprising and valuable'. One of the reasons for this was the welcome they received from our volunteers. Could you be part of our 2011 success?

Contact Margaret Winn on 01476 862821 or email for more details.

We're looking for...

  • Room guides
  • Learning volunteers
  • Cafe volunteers
  • Raffle ticket sellers
  • Orchard guides
  • Science centre volunteers
  • Car park volunteers

Volunteers at Woolsthorpe

  • Bust of Sir Isaac Newton in the Hall Chamber © Bill Batten

    Room guides

    Welcome visitors to Woolsthorpe and share the stories of Isaac Newton, his house and family.

  • Prisms at Woolsthorpe Manor © Susan Haimes

    Science centre volunteers

    Demonstrate some of Newton's work through interactive exhibits and engaging visitors in some fascinating science.

  • Woolsthorpe Manor © Tessa Musgrave

    Orchard guides

    Share information about our historic orchard and Newton's apple tree.

  • Looking at Isaac Newton 'in his own hair', Woolsthorpe Manor © NT/Richard Bloor

    Learning volunteers

    Assist with school groups and events such as Apple Day, toddler trails and summer holiday workshops.

  • our tiny cafe © Colin Russell

    Cafe volunteers

    Run our small cafe in the Science Centre, ensuring all visitors receive a warm welcome and great service.

  • Kitchen at Woolsthorpe Manor © Susan Haimes

    Raffle ticket sellers

    Help to raise extra funds for conservation projects for items that bring the house to life and increase our visitor's enjoyment.

  • Dragon at Woolsthorpe! © National Trust

    Car park volunteers

    Welcome our visitors and make everything run smoothly in the car park on busy days.