Current Volunteer Opportunities
No matter what your skills or interests, there's probably a place for you in the Volunteer in Parks program at Colonial National Historical Park .
Current Colonial (VIP) projects include:
For more information, contact the Volunteer Park Coordinator, Mike Byrd, at 757-898-2422. e-mail us
Your volunteer job may require training, which will be provided by the park, and uniforms may be provided for long-term volunteers.
Equal Opportunity Policy: Colonial National Historical Park ,is committed to a strong nondiscrimination policy respecting its employees and volunteers. Its policy is to provide equal opportunities for all and to eliminate discrimination based on sex (including sexual harassment and sexual orientation), race, color, national origin, religion, age, and disability.
Did You Know?
A replacement cast iron lighthouse was built at Cape Henry near the original lighthouse in 1881. It is 165 feet high, nearly twice as high as the old lighthouse. Its light can be seen as far as 19 miles from shore.