A volunteer in uniform is standing in front of a group of children holding a shoe while demonstrating soldier life in the Civil War.
A volunteer presents a program to students about soldier life in the Civil War.

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Thank you for your interest in volunteering at Manassas National Battlefield Park. Last year, our volunteers donated 18,000 hours to the park! We have a diverse array of volunteer opportunities, available to both groups and individuals, in a variety of fields.

Current Volunteer Opportunities

1. Visitor Services Assistant: Assisting visitors to the battlefield, orienting to the park story and opportunities during their visit, assissting with inquiries on visitor ancestors, etc... To apply to be a visitor services assistant volunteer, please fill out an application at volunteer.gov.
2. Blue and Gray Trail Crew: This group meets on Thursdays and does work to support our maintenance staff in the upkeep of trails and works with volunteers from the community.
3. Event Volunteers: If you are interested in doing community service projects in the park, we sometimes have projects available such as cleaning up litter, trail maintenance, or other resource management projects. These projects can be tailored to different age groups and are ideal for scouts.
4. Resource Stewardship/Preservation: We are also currently recruiting volunteers to be part of a new team that will work with cultural resources staff on a variety of projects that help preserve historic resources in the park and educate visitors about them!

For additional information or questions on volunteering at Manassas National Battlefield Park, please contact the park's Volunteer Coordinator by phone at (703) 361-1339 x1205 or via email.


Apply for Volunteer Positions

Open for application via volunteer.gov:

Last updated: March 22, 2024

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Mailing Address:

12521 Lee Highway
Manassas, VA 20109


703 361-1339 x0

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