Picture yourself as part of the team at the Marin Museum of Bicycling and the Mountain Bike Hall of Fame! The Museum is entirely run by volunteers- we have no paid staff. There are many volunteer opportunities and the rewards are great– free admission to staffed events; helping educate the public in the history of cycling; helping with the upkeep of amazing bicycles; making a difference in your community and being a part of a vital societal shift. We need help in many areas of the operation such as:

  • Museum Staffing: Admissions/Gift Shop*
  • Database maintenance*
  • Docents/Guides/Educators(¹)
  • Fundraising/Grant Writing*
  • Marketing*
  • Events/Outreach* 
  • Archiving/Researching
  • Communications & promotions
  • Graphic arts
  • Facilities maintenance
  • And more!

* Most urgent need

If you are interested in sharing your talents with us for any of these positions (or something else), please fill out the Volunteer Application form below.

To give you more of an idea of what’s involved in serving as a Front Desk volunteer, a typical assignment for our “Staff”, we have created a position description and have posted it below for your viewing pleasure.

Thank you so much for your interest in being a part of our volunteer team, we hope to be receiving your application soon!

    Volunteer Application Form
(Click the form to fill it out online)
(Click here for a downloadable version)
Position Description Form
Position: Front Desk/Gift Shop/Educator-Docent
(Click the form to view or download)

Enjoy this Pacific Sun article about what it’s like to be a docent:

What is the definition of a Docent?


ˈdōsənt  noun
  1. A person who acts as a guide, typically on a voluntary basis, in a museum, art gallery, or zoo.
  2. A member of the teaching staff (in certain universities and colleges) immediately below professorial rank.