Heritage Open Days couldn’t happen without the commitment and enthusiasm of local volunteers.
Some 40,000 people from all walks of life are involved in opening up places and staging events every year. And so could you!
Help out at a local event
Lots of local organisers welcome new helpers, who:
- Greet visitors
- Guide tours
- Research the history of a place
- Sell refreshments
- Collect feedback
- Take photographs
- Distribute leaflets
- Spread the word through social media
Help the national team
Each year our small team is boosted by some fantastic volunteers, who help us:
- Run our social media streams
- Gather stories and images for the media
- Run our stakeholder events
You can meet our current volunteers on the Team page.
Opportunities - keep an eye on our News stream and social media feeds for the latest opportunities to join the national team