The Memorial Column and Observation Deck are currently closed due to restoration. The Memorial may reopen for the weekends of Oct. 18 – 19, Oct. 25 – 26 and Nov. 1 – 2, contingent on the restoration process. The Visitor Center is open until Nov. 2. More »
There are many volunteer opportunities at Perry's Victory and International Peace Memorial from working at the front desk to assisting with one of the park's many special events. If you enjoy winter, consider volunteering at the park during the off-season October - March. Winters on South Bass Island are peaceful and absolutely beautiful. Park housing may be available especially during the winter months. For more specific information, please call Park Ranger Jeff Helmer at (419)285-2184.
Below you will find printable forms that need to be filled out if you are interested in volunteering at Perry's Victory and International Peace Memorial.
Did You Know?
Although the monument bears the name of Oliver Hazard Perry and six officers slain during the battle are buried under its rotunda, Perry is buried in Newport Rhode Island.