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Dynamic and friendly individuals 18 years or older who have a desire to talk with visitors and share their enthusiasm for the Smithsonian and all that it has to offer. Also looking for people who…
Applicants must be able to volunteer for a minimum of one year, once a week or once every other weekend. Regular shift times are 2 to 4 hours in length, depending on location.
Visitor Information Specialists serve at Information Desks across the Smithsonian. The Office of Visitor Services is currently recruiting volunteers for the following Smithsonian locations:
Training is provided for all Visitor Information Specialists through the Office of Visitor Services and is a prerequisite to service. The next training class for this position will take place in the spring of 2016.
We are not currently recruiting for this position. We will launch recruitment by posting information to this webpage and our online application page in 2016. Contact Abbey Earich, Volunteer Recruitment Coordinator, at EarichA@si.edu or 202.633.5260 for more information.
To view all current volunteer opportunities at the Smithsonian, visit our application page here.