Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteers are the heart of our organization. The skills and experiences our volunteers share with us allow The History Center to be a quality resource for anyone seeking to learn about the history of Linn County.



Volunteer Benefits:

  • Opportunity to meet new people while giving back to the community

  • Flexible scheduling - shifts available Tuesday through Friday, 10AM to 4PM

  • Relaxed and quiet environment - feel free to bring your favorite book along!

  • Volunteer recognition perks, such as name badges, memberships, even a Volunteer Referral Bonus

Current Opportunities:

Front Desk Attendant

Gift Shop Attendant

Gallery Attendant

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If you would like to be considered for any of our current volunteer opportunities, please complete the application below. 

For more information, please contact the Volunteer Coordinator at office@historycenter.org or call (319) 362-1501.


Tuesday from 12 PM to 4 PM

Thursday from 4 PM to 8 PM

Friday from 12 PM to 4 PM

Saturday from 12 PM to 4 PM


$7.00 for general public

$5.00 for students (with ID)

Free for children ages 4 and younger

Free for members of The History Center

All galleries and exhibits are self-guided.

The History Center

Linn County Historical Society

800 Second Avenue SE

Cedar Rapids, IA  52403


Tel: 319-362-1501