Programs

Volunteer Information

Interested in getting involved using your passion and talents?

South County Museum seeks individuals who are passionate about helping us preserve, interpret, and present Rhode Island’s unique rural history.

To apply: Fill out an application form online Once your application is received, we will follow-up by phone.

Internship Opportunities

Are you looking for a career in the museum world?

The South County Museum is accepting Summer 2022 Internship applications in public history administration. This is your chance to get behind the scenes and see what makes museums tick! From collections management to event planning, this is your chance to jumpstart your career in a fun & unique environment!

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The South County Museum is accepting Summer 2022 Internship applications in public history administration. This is your chance to get behind the scenes and see what makes museums tick! From collections management to event planning, this is your chance to jumpstart your career in a fun & unique environment!

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"Volunteering at the Museum was a great experience! I learned so much about the history of the area and everyone was so helpful and kind. It felt great to give back to my local community too."

- Emily K.

2021 Internship Program

Apply to Volunteer

South County Museum seeks volunteers who are passionate about helping us interpret, preserve, and present southern Rhode Island’s unique history.


Your commitment can be year-round, seasonal and special event-specific. We do require a commitment of at least one scheduled three-hour block of time based on your schedule during our open hours. Each volunteer must complete a two-hour introductory training session to become familiar with our organization. Job-specific training will be conducted by staff members while you learn by doing.

You will receive a phone call when your application has been received.

Please check the projects that you are most interested in:
Do you have experience in any of the following areas?
What level of commitment are you looking for?
What days are you available?
Are you 16 years old or older? If not, it's ok! We just need to know that if you will need to have an adult with you when you volunteer.
Thanks for submitting!

A member of our team will be in touch with you shortly.