Be a Volunteer!

The Hinsdale Historical Society is a volunteer organization, and our volunteers are crucial to the ongoing work of the Society. There are numerous volunteer opportunties within the Society. From one-time small projects to leadership opportunities, there truly is something for everyone.

Volunteer Opportunities at the Hinsdale History Museum

We are currently looking for:

-volunteers to serve as docents to lead tours of the museum.
-collections volunteers who help staff with the documentation, storage, record keeping and exhibition of the museum's extensive artifact collection which includes fine art, decorative arts, furniture, historic clothing and textiles.
-volunteers to help with a variety of administrative items.


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Volunteer Opportunities at the Archives and Research Library

We are currently looking for volunteers for the archives. Archives volunteers:

-assist patrons in conducting local history research
-perform research for patrons who cannot access the archives
-help organize and maintain the archives' extensive collection

For more information, please email us at