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Join & Support

Volunteer your time or develop your career at a major UK attraction.


Volunteers make a vital difference to our work and we are extremely grateful to all our volunteers whose time and effort bring so much to Coventry Transport Museum and its visitors.

Who Can Volunteer?

You don't need to have specialist knowledge to volunteer, just an enthusiasm for our work and a willingness to learn new skills and/or working practices. 

Volunteers at the Coventry Transport Museum come from a variety of backgrounds. Our youngest volunteers are 16 and our oldest volunteers are enjoying their retirement years.

The amount of commitment time that we are looking for depends on the volunteer role but is usually flexible.

Role descriptions will identify what skills and qualities are needed. For example volunteers who help us with a public facing role need to enjoy meeting people, have a sense of fun and be interested in the museum, its collections and exhibitions.

How to Volunteer

To get involved you will first need to decide what you might like to do. To find out what volunteering opportunities are currently available please have a look at the Current Opportunities section on this page.

If you are interested in any roles please download and complete the  Expression of Interest Form and send it to or post to: Volunteer Coordinator, Millennium Place, Hales Street, Coventry CV1 1JD.

Current Opportunities

At the moment the following roles are available to volunteers:

Visitor Research Assistant (Surveys)

Under the supervision of the Marketing team and Volunteer Coordinator you would be required to:

Research visitor experience of our museums and exhibitions by carrying out face to face surveys.
Data input surveys onto iPad.

Full training and equipment will be provided to carry out this role and you will have the opportunity to:

Volunteer within an open museum setting, learn more about Culture Coventry and audience development.
Gain confidence and skills in communication and customer service.
Volunteer as part of a team
Develop your organisational and time management skills

Find out more.


Visitor Engagement Volunteer

As a visitor engagement volunteer you would help Coventry Transport Museum provide a friendly and helpful service and tell the story of Coventry’s transport industry.

Find out more.


If you would like to be considered for any of our volunteering opportunities please complete our Expression of Interest Form below. 

Expression of Interest Form Download

If you would like any more information about volunteering then please contact us at

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Join and Support

Join us in celebrating a unique transport heritage

There are lots of ways for you to get involved, from supporting us with a financial donation to volunteering your time. 

We are always looking for people to get involved!