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Volunteering Opportunities with Royal Greenwich Heritage Trust

Volunteer Open Day

Greenwich Heritage Centre, Upper Gallery, Artillery Square, Royal Arsenal, Woolwich, London, SE18 4DX.

Tel: 020 8854 2452.

Saturday 21st November 2015. 

1pm – 4pm. 

An informal drop-in session will run from 1pm – 4pm on Saturday 21st November 2015 for anyone interested in joining the Volunteer Team at Greenwich Heritage Centre, Museum and Archive.

Sessions running throughout the day include:
• Volunteer Welcome Desk – pick up an application form, learn about the different volunteering opportunities available and meet the team.
• Meet some of our current volunteers.
• Tour (hourly) – take a peek behind the scenes at the Heritage Centre.
• Application Support and Q&A.

Volunteers play a vital role in the day to day running of the Heritage Centre, proving support in a number of areas including Exhibitions, Collections Care, Project Work and Education. Volunteer roles include undertaking research, working on exhibitions and supporting at events and activities. 

There are many reasons to volunteer with us: we will provide training in areas including collection care and research, you will have the chance to gain new skills and meet new people, be part of a fun and exciting team and further your interest in the heritage of the Royal Borough of Greenwich.

In the meantime if you have any general volunteering questions or if you are unable to attend the Open Day but are keen to find out more about volunteering with us, let us know by sending an email to or





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