Museum Guide

(Cobourg Museum Foundation, Sifton-Cook Heritage Centre)

Position ID: V-NLD0016
Last Modified: 11 May 2023
Last Full Update: 11 May 2023

Opportunity Details: Museum Guide

Contact Mary Dunphy, Volunteer Coordinator, Cobourg Museum Foundation; Phone: 905-373-7222; Email:

Volunteer Guides greet visitors to the museum and help them navigate the various exhibits.

They have the opportunity to select regular or occasional shifts of 3-4 hours and will be accompanied by a paid student or other volunteer.

Guides are needed on weekends in May, June, September and October and all days except Tuesday in June & July.

Students 15 and up are welcome and training is provided for all.

Benefits The opportunity to make new friends, meet visitors from all over, learn the history of our community and contribute to a vital community organization.
Ages 15 year(s) and up
Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours Yes
Areas of Interest Community / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Culture & Heritage ; Student Placement
Skills/Experience Friendly & Outgoing
Commitment Length Short Term (3 months or less) ; Scheduled guiding times
Interaction Level Small Group
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Number of Positions Northumberland County: 5 individual(s) 
5 individual(s) needed in total.
Training Orientation ; Training is provided
Police Check Not Required
Start Date On or after 20 May 2023
Display Until 09 Oct 2023

Agency Details: Cobourg Museum Foundation, Sifton-Cook Heritage Centre

Office Phone 905-373-7222
Address & Map
Sifton-Cook Heritage Centre, 141 Orr St
Cobourg, ON
Canada K9A 0J6
Mailing Address c/o Victoria Hall, 55 King St W 
Cobourg, ON 
Canada K9A 2M2