Volunteer

We are currently looking for volunteers of all ages and backgrounds who are eager to assist with our ongoing projects. Areas with the greatest need include administrative support, customer service and gift shop assistance, historic reenactment and interpreting, and grounds keeping and maintenance. Volunteer assignments generally take place during our operating hours of 9am-4pm Monday-Saturday. There are endless opportunities to get involved and help us to continue our preservation mission. Please email Faith Popwell or call (334) 240-4518 to learn how you can become an active “citizen” of Old Alabama Town today.

Year-round volunteer opportunities:

Visitors Services and Special Events:

  • Greeting visitors
  • Role-playing
  • Craft demonstrations
  • Folk art demonstrations (by those who possess special skills: spinning, blacksmithing, etc.)
  • Set up/Cleanup
  • Registration/tickets
  • Seasonal decorations
  • Painting projects

Administration:

  • Mailouts
  • Fundraising

Curatorial

  • Inventory of projects
  • Exhibit design
  • Rescued Relics volunteer
  • Gardening

Museum Store

  • Merchandising
  • Displays
  • Open House events