Arts Society Heritage Volunteers are teams of committed non-specialist volunteers who work under the guidance of curators and other professionals to help conserve our heritage.

Heritage Volunteering

Arts Society Heritage Volunteers undertake projects for:

  • Museums
  • National Trust properties
  • historic houses
  • libraries and gardensThey give their time to care for collections, record documents and act as guides and stewards.

Current projects include:

  • On-site conservation of books, manuscripts, archives and maps
  • Cataloguing documents and archival listing
  • Conservation of arms and armour, medals and military silver
  • Preventative conservation of textiles, replica work and creation of period costumes
  • Guiding and stewarding in museums, historic houses and gardens

CURRENTLY THE ARTS SOCIETY ASHFORD  DOES NOT HAVE HERITAGE VOLUNTEERS IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN STARTING A PROJECT PLEASE CONTACT US