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Take your passion to the next level


All in a day's work

We are looking for volunteers who are eager to be in the middle of the action at a place where history, science, nature, and art come to life. Does this sound like you?

​Between daily activities, evening programs, and weekend events, there's always so much happening at Yakima Valley Museum. We rely on the help of dedicated and passionate volunteers to perform many essential tasks, ensure our guests have fun and that their needs are taken care of smoothly and efficiently.

​Volunteers are a vital part of Yakima Valley Museum's success. As a volunteer, you will use your special skills, talents and energy to help the museum preserve history, educate children, inform and assist visitors.

Yakima area volunteers can help us build an exciting future.

Meet new friends, experience a unique look at history and become part of the exceptional Yakima Valley Museum experience. Join in the fun and become  a volunteer!

What are the expectations

and benefits?

 Benefits include:

  • Discounts at the Museum Store

  • Flexible time commitments

  • Annual volunteer-only events

  • Complimentary Family membership

  • FUN!


Working in the Sundquist

Research Library


Take a look at the types of jobs available!

Submit a volunteer application today!

Shifts are available weekdays, weekends, and evenings. Volunteers are expected to help us provide exceptional customer service, and depending on the position, devote time and energy to acquiring specialist knowledge.

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Work in the Collections


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