Volunteer at Standen House and Garden

Get involved by volunteering at Standen, West Sussex

The safety of our staff, volunteers, visitors and supporters is our top concern and in accordance with Government guidelines on social distancing, our houses, shops, cafes, gardens and parks are now closed, and from March 24 all of our car parks will close. However, many will be grateful for support when they reopen. If you are interested in volunteering, please keep checking for future opportunities.

How to get involved

Volunteering at Standen is an enjoyable and rewarding way to meet people and support the work we do.

To find out more, please contact the volunteer coordinator by email or call us on 01342 323029.

Volunteering opportunities

  • visitor welcome

  • car parking

  • house tour guides

  • room guides

  • garden restoration

  • kitchen garden

  • cut flowers

  • garden guides

  • café front of house

  • retail assistants

Friends of Standen Estate

Friends of Standen Estate are a group of enthusiastic volunteers that support and fundraise for the conservation and restoration of the gardens and estate at Standen.

Supporter groups

Many local towns and districts have a National Trust supporter group. They organise programmes of lectures and visits for their members and support our work at Standen by promoting what we do and raising money for projects.