Get Involved | Volunteer

Would you like to contribute your time, talents and energy to presenting and preserving the history of New York State, enjoy lifelong learning, learn a new skill or brush up on an old one, and make new friends? Then volunteering at the Fenimore Art Museum and The Farmers’ Museum may be for you.

Garden volunteers are needed at the Fenimore Art Museum and The Farmers’ Museum. Ideally you have experience working as a gardener or farmer. Must be able to perform hard physical labor in warm summer months. An interest in Native American culture and history is a plus. We welcome volunteers who enjoy talking with the public and are willing to do demonstrations. We are seeking individuals who are enthusiastic about learning and sharing ideas! If you are interested, email

We are looking for enthusiastic volunteers to support our programs and activities. The volunteer opportunities are many and varied. Flexible hours and a wide variety of opportunities are available. For more information, please call (607) 547-1462 or e-mail