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Volunteer in Visitor Services

Volunteer positions available in Visitor Services include:

  • Hospitality Greeter
  • Museum Store Associate

To learn more about these positions and/or apply, please click "READ MORE" below.

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Volunteer at Wheatland

Volunteer positions at Wheatland include:

  • History Tour Guide
  • Junior History Tour Guide
  • Youth Group Museum Educator

To learn more about these positions and/or apply, please click "READ MORE" below.

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Volunteer in Curatorial

Volunteer positions in Curatorial include:

  • Cataloger
  • Data Entry
  • Researcher
  • Quilt Turning Assistant

There are currently no volunteer openings in Curatorial. Please check back again in the future.

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Volunteer in the Library

Volunteer positions in the Library include:

  • Data Entry
  • Library Assistant
  • Photograph Scanner & Cataloger

To learn more about these positions and/or apply, please click "READ MORE" below.

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Volunteer in the Archives

Volunteer positions in the Archives include:

  • Archives Volunteer
  • Archives Aide
  • Clerical Volunteer

Currently not accepting volunteers for the Archives. Please check back Fall 2016 for any openings. 

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Our Blogs

The History Bucket

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Because the world is a bucketful of questions.  And someone's gotta answer them

While working with the object collections of LancasterHistory.org we come across many questions.  Visit here to see some of the more unusual stories that we have uncovered.

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Historically Speaking

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The staff and volunteers of the Archives Department at LancasterHistory.org never know what they'll find when working on the documents and records in the collections.  Fortunately, when they do discover something noteworthy they are very willing to share!

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Marianne's PhotoBlog

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Because pictures are worth a thousand words, but sometimes they need an interpreter.

You know that cliché about a picture being worth a thousand words? Ok, well, imagine the stories going on in my head after cataloging several hundred photos every single day!

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Wheatland: A Love Story

Who would have guessed that a young lady would fall in love with an old President and his old house?

One Young Lady, One Old House, Two Hundred Years of History

I’m Jennifer Walton, Museum Associate at President James Buchanan's Wheatland, and I love an old President and his old house! Over the past nine years, I’ve learned quite a lot about both, and I would love to share it with you!

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