Volunteering

Join Our Dedicated Group of Volunteers

Our purpose is to inspire! As a volunteer at The Henry Ford, you can help us inspire over one million guests annually. Join us in teaching others to learn from tradition and help shape a better future. Volunteering provides many opportunities for self-development while contributing to our community.

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In addition to the various everyday happenings at The Henry Ford, many volunteer opportunities are available during special event weekends. For those who enjoy the outdoors, we have opportunities at the carousel, taking surveys, greeting visitors and as camp assistants. If you prefer working indoors, you can help with office activities, mailings, preparing crafts, and much more.

We’ll teach you everything you need to know! Whether you’ve been a longtime member or are new to the area, we will acquaint you with our history and operations through the same training our paid staff receive.

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Our volunteer staff is essential to our success!

Flexible Schedule and Great Unique Benefits:

  • Unique, innovative work environment
  • Training
  • Convenient hours
  • Employee cafeteria
  • Free admission to Henry Ford Museum and Greenfield Village
  • Discounts on classes, merchandise and the Giant Screen Experience tickets (after eligibility)
  • Free parking and more!

You may download the Volunteer Application by clicking on the link below. Fill in the form on your computer and email it to: volunteeroffice@thehenryford.org.

Questions? Please call 313.982.6100 ext. 2651 or ext. 2653.

For your convenience you may print and fill out the Volunteer Application below and mail or fax it to:

The Henry Ford
Human Resources Department
20900 Oakwood Blvd
Dearborn, MI 48124
Fax: 313.982.6237