Be part of history.
Looking for a career at the Mississippi Department of Archives and History, an internship to build your experience, or a volunteer opportunity to help us preserve and share the state’s historic resources? Discover the many diverse and exciting opportunities at MDAH.
Volunteers are critical to the operations of the department. Every day volunteers help fulfill our mission to preserve Mississippi’s diverse historic resources and share them with people around the world. From behind-the-scenes assistance to up-close and personal roles with the public, discover the volunteer opportunity that fits your skills and interests.
Volunteers serve in each of our five divisions—Administration, Archives and Record Services, Historic Preservation, Programs and Communication, and the Museum Division— in a variety of ways at the following museums and sites throughout the state.
For Active Volunteers
Active MDAH volunteers who have created a VicNet account may access their account information by clicking the button below:
VicNet Volunteer Information Center
The official MDAH Volunteer Handbook contains everything you need to know to volunteer — from our vision, mission, and values, to what to do in an emergency.
You might be amazed to learn all the ways our diverse, talented team of volunteers works with MDAH employees to share our Mississippi stories with people around the world. To discover what they’re up to, check out the latest edition of our Volunteer Newsletter.