Volunteer

Ever wanted to volunteer in a national park?

Each of the parks below has a link for contacting a volunteer coordinator via email. National parks belong to the American people and we can always use the help.

Castle Clinton National Monument
Battery Park
Activities: Research Library, Historical Preservation, Office/Clerical, Tour Guide/Interpretation, Visitor Information, General Assistance
To volunteer, please email us.

Federal Hall National Memorial
26 Wall Street
Activities: Research Library, Historical Preservation, Office/Clerical, Tour Guide/Interpretation, Visitor Information, General Assistance
To volunteer, please email us.

Gateway National Recreation Area
Sites:

  • Canarsie Pier
  • Floyd Bennett Field
  • Jamaica Bay
  • Breezy Point
  • Fort Tilden
  • Jacob Riis Park
  • Great Kills Park
  • Fort Wadsworth
  • Miller Field
  • Sandy Hook
  • Fort Hancock

Activities: Visitor Information, Tour Guide/Interpretation; Resource Monitoring; Aircraft Rehabilitation; Historic Preservation; Gardening; Office/Clerical; Boating; Trail Maintenance; Photography; General Assistance
718-354-4564 or email us.

General Grant National Memorial (aka Grant’s Tomb)
122nd Street and Riverside Drive, Manhattan
Activities: Research Library, Historical Preservation, Office/Clerical, Tour Guide/Interpretation, Visitor Information, General Assistance
To volunteer, please email us.

Governors Island National Monument
Activities: Visitor Information, General Assistance, Research Library, Office/Clerical, Tour Guide/Interpretation, Visitor Information, General Assistance
To learn more, call 212-825-3051 or email us.

St. Paul’s National Historic Site
897 South Columbus Avenue, Mount Vernon, Westchester
Activities: Research Library, Historical Preservation, Office/Clerical, Tour Guide/Interpretation, Visitor Information, General Assistance

To learn more, contact the park's volunteer coordinator David Osborne at (914) 667-4116 or e-mail us.

Statue of Liberty National Monument and Ellis Island
Ellis Island
Activities: Archaeology, Construction/Maintenance, Computers, Research Library, Historical Preservation, Office/Clerical, Tour Guide/Interpretation, Visitor Information, Outreach Assistant, General Assistance
Statue of Liberty
Activities: Tour Guide/Interpretation, Visitor Information, General Assistance
To learn more, contact the park's volunteer coordinator Jeff Dosik at (212) 363-3206 x158 or e-mail us.


Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace National Historic Site
28 East 20th Street, Manhattan
Activities: Research Library, Historical Preservation, Office/Clerical, Tour Guide/Interpretation, Visitor Information, General Assistance
To volunteer, please email us.

 

Current Volunteer Opportunities

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Mailing Address:

26 Wall Street
New York, NY 10007

Phone:

(212) 668-3432

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