As our organization grows so does our need for volunteers, no matter what amount of time you can give, we appreciate any service. Sign up and help preserve our county’s rich history.

Volunteering as a living history interpreter is just one of the many opportunities available at Pioneer Village and the History Museum.

Below is a listing of volunteer opportunities available at the History Museum and at Pioneer Village.

Greeter: We are looking for friendly faces who will welcome visitors and engage in conversations on local history. This position attends both the Osceola County Welcome Center and History Museum and the Pioneer Village at Shingle Creek.

Special Events & Outreach: Help us engage with our Central Florida community through off-site outreach events. This position also offers involvement in our Pioneer Day, Dine with the Departed, Antiques & Appraisal Fair and other special events.

Field Trip Attendant:Assist in the education of future generations. Attendants give a short presentation of an assigned area of the Pioneer Village and supervise children in a period appropriate activity.

Docent (Tour Guide): Lead guided tours of Pioneer Village on Mondays (morning and afternoon shifts available). The docent will assist groups of 5-20 people and share information about the historic buildings in the village. Each tour lasts 1- 2 hours. Training will be provided. May assist with tour groups on other days of the week as needed.

Gardener: This position maintains the gardens, footpaths, and trees around the Pioneer Village. Knowledge of native Floridian plants and horticulture is preferred.

Community Service Hours for Students.Students who are interested in history and want to earn community service hours may be eligible to train as a tour guide or to work with our curator. Students may also apply to volunteer as a greeter or to assist with events.

For more information about volunteering, call 407-396-8644, ext. 3 or complete the form below and our volunteer coordinator will contact you.