Why volunteer

From making new friends to enhancing your CV, volunteering is a great opportunity to make a real difference

National Trust ranger and rolunteers working on maintaining the dry stone walls around Wasdale

Why I volunteer...

" It’s as though the planets align and I simply find myself in the right place – physically, spiritually or otherwise. Don’t know if that’s downright soppy, but that’s how Sutton Hoo gets me."
- Bill - Sutton Hoo Volunteer
Young volunteers talking to a visitor

Meet more volunteers 

Get to know the volunteers that give up their time to care for our places in this round-up of our volunteer articles and profiles.

Find a volunteer role

Whatever you're looking for, we have many opportunities to choose from at places near you