Volunteers in front of adobe building

El Pueblo History Museum Volunteer Opportunities

Interesting and rewarding volunteer opportunities await you at El Pueblo.

AmeriCorps 2020 Program

History Colorado is seeking applicants for the K2H Civic Futures AmeriCorps Program to help expand educational opportunities for Colorado students through the agency’s museums statewide. The K2H Americorps program supports civic learning and engagement programs in K-12 or community-based sites.

See the position description.

The deadline for applying for AmeriCorps is March 15, 2020.

Teen Museum Corps

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This summer, we are looking for local high school students to help the museum in educational programs, customer service, social media marketing, historic reenactment, and other fun museum programs.

Each member of Museum Corps must be able to commit to an average of 6 hours a week for the summer – from June through August (of course we will work around family vacations and other obligations). Teens who fulfill this obligation will receive a $100 stipend at the end of the summer. Participants will also earn a free t-shirt, lots of great real-world work experience, an over 60 hours for school-related community service credit.

El Pueblo Trading Post Assistant

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From June to August, assist visitors with hands-on activities like adobe brick building, tortilla making, and candle dipping. Monday - Saurday. 10-2 and Sunday 12-4.

Tour guide

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Give guided tours to adults, children, and groups.  Hours vary during the school year. 

Gift Shop assistant

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Answer phone calls and customer inquiries, facilitate cash sales, and assist with guest services

Morning shift, 10 am to 1 pm
Afternoon shift, 1 to 4 pm

Historical interpreter

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Work at special events and living history days.