Volunteers are perhaps one of the most important resources to any successful organizaton, and that's especially true at Ebey's Landing National Historical Reserve. From greeting visitors to helping with trail maintenance, there's always something that needs doing!

To learn about volunteer opportunities for youth, families, groups and individuals at Ebey's Landing National Historical Reserve, just keep scrolling down.
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Help share the story of Ebey's Reserve

Discover the history of Whidbey Island and Ebey's Landing National Historical Reserve as a volunteer docent.

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The Preservation Field School

With over 400 buildings listed on the National Historic Register, there's plenty to do! Join experts in preservation & get your hands dirty!


General Volunteer Information

Do you have a special skill or talent you're able to bring to the Reserve? Give us a call - volunteer expertise is a valued commodity, and we appreciate your participation. Whether it's photography, carpentry skills, history, visitor information or office assistance, there is always a place for you as a part of Ebey's Landing National Historical Reserve! To bring your skills to the Reserve, please call us at 360-678-6084.

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Annual Volunteer Pass

A free pass covers entrance fees and is your ticket to more than 2,000 federal recreation sites. Passes are issued to volunteers who contribute 250 service hours with Federal agencies that participate in the Interagency Pass Program. Learn more here.


Volunteer With One of Our Partners

Ebey's Landing National Historical Reserve is managed in partnership with the Town of Coupeville, Island County, Washington State Parks, and the National Park Service. But we work closely with organizations throughout the Reserve to help tell the story and to preserve this special community.

Island County Historical Society & Museum

Museum docents are needed to welcome guests and provide information on the rich history of Island County and Central Whidbey Island, as well as visitor information. Located in Coupeville, volunteers are needed Monday through Friday, 10am to 4pm.
Contact the museum at 360-678-3310 for more information.

Admiralty Head Lighthouse at Fort Casey

Have fun sharing knowledge about the lighthouse with visitors. Opportunities include being a Lighthouse Docent, greeting the public, serving as either Interpretive Center Host or Gift Shop Cashier. For more information contact the Lighthouse at (360) 678-1186.

Coupeville Chamber of Commerce

Visitor information volunteers are needed at the Visitor Information Center. Contact the chamber at 360.678.5434 for details.

Last updated: March 10, 2017

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

PO Box 774
Coupeville, WA 98239


(360) 678-6084

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