Come and join us as a volunteer at this exciting time in the history of the Sir John Soane’s Museum! As a volunteer with us you will gain the chance to meet a variety of people, make friends, learn new skills and experience the complexities of working in this unique house museum.  

Positions Currently Available:

Volunteer Guides

We have a new exciting opportunity: we need fifty volunteers to give guided tours to the newly restored second floor of the Museum for two months, May to the end of July.  If you have experience of leading tours, teaching, lecturing or public speaking so much the better, but if not don’t worry, full training will be given and remuneration for out of pocket expenses is available. Please click here for full role description.

If you are interested, please complete a Volunteer Registration form and send it to: Michele Moatt, Volunteer Co-ordinator, 13 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, London, WC2A 3BP or email (this email requires javascript)


Volunteer Warders

An exciting opportunity for you to get involved in the work of the Sir John Soane’s Museum and become an integral part of our team.  Working alongside knowledgeable and experienced members of museum staff, you will be responsible for key front-of-house activities and providing visitors with a warm welcome to the Soane Museum.

If you would like to apply to join the Warding team, please click here.


Work Experience Placements

Please note: all of our Work Experience Placements are now full.

Volunteer Registration

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Become a friend of the Soane and help secure our future.