Please complete this application if you are interested in volunteering at the Tampa Bay History Center. Once you complete the form, click the submit button at the bottom.

Name & Contact Information

Date of Birth

Year required if younger than 18.

Area of Interest

Volunteers serve in the following positions at TBHC. Select the opportunity that interests you most.


Indicate the day(s) and time(s) that you are available to volunteer.

- Docent shifts are 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. weekly.
- Gallery Guide shifts are 1 p.m.- 3 p.m. weekly or bi-weekly.
- Teens assisting with camps must be available for at least one full week of camp (Mon-Fri, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.).
- Shifts for other volunteer positions (education events/programs, clerical, store and collections) vary.

Reasons for Volunteering

Please tell us why you would like to volunteer at TBHC, and what you hope to gain from your experience. Are you looking to fulfill a volunteer or community service requirement? If so, please specify.

Skills & Experience

Please list relevant skills, talents and experience. If applying for a position within our education department (camps, special events, public programs), please list any previous experience working with children.

Volunteer History

List current and past volunteer positions. Include names of organizations, dates of service, and positions held.

Employment History

List current place of employment.


List schools attended, areas of study, and degrees earned (or years completed).


Provide the name and contact information of two references. Indicate their relationship to you.

Emergency Contact

How did you hear about us?

Please tell us how you learned about TBHC's volunteer program.

Online Signature

I certify that the information provided on this application is true and accurate to the best of my knowledge. I understand that acceptance into the volunteer program is selective, and that this application does not guarantee an interview and/or placement as a volunteer.