Volunteering at the Museum

The Rockey Art Museum is in need of volunteers for a variety of roles and tasks. Volunteering is a great way to honor Rockey’s memory and to get involved with a very special place in the heart of Manitou Springs. Meet residents of the Pikes Peak region and visitors to the area. We are flexible with weekday and/or weekend hours.

Museum Greeter – Shop Sales – Tour Guide

We need cheerful individuals to open the doors and greet visitors in an informative and engaging manner to people of all ages, provide an overview and short tours of the museum displays and the artist, the artwork, the space, the building and Manitou Springs. Additional sharing of what is available for purchase in the Museum Shop and when purchases are made complete transactions. Help things stay organized. The assistant will also share about other artistic resources and venues in the area.

Building & Museum Maintenance

Maintenance volunteers can be responsible for assisting with carpentry, painting, cleaning and other duties needed for the maintenance and improvements to the property.  Including carpentry, painting, cleaning, and other onsite tasks.

Museum Collection & Archives

Volunteers will assist with cataloging and caring for Rockey artworks, photos, and a variety of records in the permanent collection. Volunteers will assist in sorting, arranging and establishing a Museum Collection catalog.

Additional Opportunities: Social Media Outreach, Grant Writing