Become a Museum VolunteerBecome a Museum Volunteer

The volunteer community at the Western Museum of Mining & Industry is comprised of individuals who share an appreciation for history and support the museum’s mission, vision and core values. Our volunteers play a vital role in the experience that visitor have when entering our doors. We are looking for enthusiastic people to help us inspire, educate and celebrate the past as well as our young leaders of the future. We are dedicated to making your volunteer experience enjoyable with many opportunities to learn more about mining in the American West. In recognition of the valuable contribution volunteers make to the Museum, we also offer the following benefits:

  • 10% off museum gift shop
  • Subscription to Museum Newsletter
  • Invitation to Openings and Special Events
  • Opportunities to meet like-minded people at a range of volunteer meetings and social gatherings


Become a Volunteer Today!

For an application please call Ryan at 719-488-0880, or email at

You may also visit the museum between 9 am and 4 pm, Monday through Saturday to get an application or more information:

225 North Gate Blvd.
Colorado Springs, CO 80921