We know your time is valuable. In 2018 alone, volunteers donated more than 25,000 hours to the Burke. We couldn’t do what we do without you—thank you, Burke volunteers!
Volunteering at the Burke
New volunteers are required to attend an orientation; some volunteer assignments may require prior experience and/or additional training. Individuals who bring diverse perspectives and experience are especially encouraged to apply to open positions.
- Free museum admission
- Discounts in the Burke Store and Off the Rez Café
- Special event invitations and continuing education opportunities
- Networking opportunities with curators, researchers, museum professionals and other passionate volunteers
- Up-close and behind-the-scenes connections with Burke collections and research
- Dual Burke membership earned at 50 volunteer hours in one year.
Thank you for your interest in becoming a Burke volunteer! The Burke is not currently accepting new volunteers.
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At the Burke, we bring together people, objects and the stories that make them meaningful.