An older gentleman wearing a SCSM volunteer demonstrates an historic pot to a group of third grade students.


Discover a variety of opportunities to volunteer at the museum, from giving tours to assisting behind-the-scenes.

Museum Volunteer Program

Thank you for your interest in volunteering at the South Carolina State Museum. Currently, the Volunteer Application process is on hold as we work to enhance our volunteer program to provide more enriching experiences for participants. Please check back soon as we look forward to welcoming new volunteers in the near future. 


Volunteers enjoy:

  • Flexible schedules
  • Free training opportunities
  • Free museum general admission
  • Discounts at the museum store.



Phone: 803.898.4912

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