Volunteers greet visitors with a smile and a wealth of knowledge and experience.

Become a volunteer at the Castillo and help keep our fascinating history alive.

There are numerous ways to participate in the programs, events, and daily life of the park through the National Park Service VIP (Volunteers In Parks) Program.

For More information Contact: VIP Co-ordinator at 904-829-6506, x233 or send us e-mail.

Volunteer Opportunities

Uniformed volunteers assist with the daily operations and maintenance of the park in a variety of roles. Current available positions include:

  • Visitor Services Assistant
  • Maintenance Assistant
  • Administrative Production Assistant

Living History Volunteers help make the past come alive at the Castillo. Dressing in a variety of period uniforms they assist in informal talks, crafts demonstrations, living history events and historic weapons firing demonstrations. Living History Assistants help in maintaining the historical and logistical assets of the fort.

  • Living History Volunteer
  • Living History Program Assistant

Volunteer Resources

Click for the VIP Handbook

Click for the Volunteer Service Agreement

Click for the Photo Release

Click for the Photo Release - Español

Click for the Historic Weapons Safety Regulations


Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

1 South Castillo Drive
Saint Augustine, FL 32084


(904) 829-6506
This is the phone number of the Headquarters for the Castillo de San Marcos and Fort Matanzas National Monuments.

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