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Volunteer Open Day

Sun 26 May, 2024 | 12pm - 4pm
Visitor Centre. Old Royal Naval College, King William Walk, Greenwich, London, SE10 9NN

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Ever wondered what it’s like to volunteer at Old Royal Naval College? Come along to our Volunteer Open Day to learn more.


Here at the Old Royal Naval College, our volunteers are a key part of our historic institution and we’re on the lookout for more passionate people who share a love for history, culture, and community engagement.

Join us for an exciting day of discovery and opportunity where you’ll have the chance to chat with our friendly team about what it’s like to volunteer here and explore our stunning site with a taster tour.

Explore the rich history, stunning architecture, and vibrant cultural scene that make the Old Royal Naval College a unique and inspiring place to volunteer. Whether you’re a history enthusiast, a local resident, or simply looking to make a meaningful contribution, we invite you to discover the rewarding opportunities that await you.

What’s included

Taster tours of the site

Join one of our 30-minute taster tours of the site, where you’ll get to see some of our incredible buildings, explore the grounds and learn about the fascinating history of the Old Royal Naval College. You’ll also have the opportunity to have your questions answered by our friendly staff and volunteers.

Sessions: 12.30pm, 1.30pm, 2.30pm and 3.30pm

Tour numbers are limited and will operate on a first-come, first-serve basis. 

Meet current volunteers

Engage with our dedicated team of volunteers and hear their personal stories and experiences. Learn about the application process and how you can get involved.

On the day you’ll find us at the Visitor Centre. From here you can check in and join tours. 

Learn more about volunteering at the Old Royal Naval College.

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