Volunteer Historians Wanted

Do you have a passion for local history?

Does the thought of historical research bring out your inner detective?

 As a Volunteer Historian, you will conduct historical research to create stories that support the museum's exhibits and special projects. You will make use of museum archival material, library collection and online resources in compiling historical background information.


  • An interest in local history.
  • Independent worker.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy.

 Time Commitment:

Minimum suggested:  3-4 hours per week, or as much time as you would like to give!


Learn about our unique history, and be part of a team that will develop new and exciting exhibits at the Shawnigan Lake Museum


We look forward to hearing from you!

Bring out the inner detective in you!

Sign up now to be the next Volunteer Historian at the Museum!

Or, ask us about other Volunteer opportunities.

Email your expression of interest to lori@shawniganlakemuseum.