Jobs, Internships & Volunteering Opportunities

Washington, DC Area Volunteer Opportunities at the National Archives and Records Administration

Benefits of Volunteering at NARA

  • Easy access to the exhibits at the National Archives
  • Regular continuing educational opportunities, such as guest speakers, film series, and field trips
  • Subscription to monthly newsletter, The Columns
  • Membership in the National Archives Volunteer Association and its monthly programs
  • Annual recognition events
  • Instruction in museum education, processing and reference services, preservation practices, and electronic records
  • Social gatherings, such as quarterly lunches at nearby restaurants and ice cream events
  • Discounts at the gift shop