Volunteer

Become a Volunteer!

We have volunteer opportunities to fit every interest and schedule!  There are many ways you can help Fort Ticonderoga continue its mission of education and preservation.  Volunteering at Fort Ticonderoga offers you the opportunity to become active in the community, meet fascinating people from around the world, and help keep Fort Ticonderoga a beautiful and exciting place to visit.

From planting flowers in the King's Garden to transcribing original documents, there is a fun and rewarding experience waiting for you. Volunteer opportunities are available in both the Fort and the King’s Garden. Whether you can assist for an hour, a day, or on a regular basis, motivated individuals are needed for daily activities and special events such as reenactments, conferences, and festivals.

 We offer a wide variety of volunteer opportunities that are mutually beneficial to you and the museum.  Listed below are potential volunteer positions.

Administrative support - Mailings, filing and general office work
Collections - Special projects led by the Curator
Corn maze - Assist with field trips (September - October)
Education - Conference and symposium support
Events - Visitor services, hospitality and more
Gardens - Plant, maintain, harvest, teach
Interpretation - Costumed historic education and support
Membership - Assist with promotion at events
Museum Store - Merchandising & display, hospitality

Getting involved is fun and rewarding!  Fill out the form below to get started!

Volunteers Count! Rewards Program

Fort Ticonderoga offers benefits depending on the number of hours a volunteer accumulates in appreciation for continued service.

Bronze level (1 - 10 hours of annual service):
Discounts in the Museum Store, Haversack Newsletter, annual Volunteer Reception and more

Silver level (11 - 30 hours of annual service):
Ambassador pass card for the current season, Volunteer Days discounts, complimentary guest pass

Gold level (31 - 50 hours of annual service):
Complimentary Friends of Fort Ticonderoga membership, exclusive event invitations

Platinum level (51 hours annual service and up):
A special experience in honor of the recipient

Diamond levels (100 hours and up):
A special experience in honor of the recipient

CONGRATULATIONS!  THREE of our volunteers have achieved PLATINUM status in 2014!

We also awarded seven GOLD, seven SILVER, and three BRONZE designations so far in 2014!  Special thanks to Frank (Double Diamond level) and Carol (Diamond level). 

2013 VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR news release here.

2012 VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR news release here.

 


Volunteer Registration