Museo Nacional de Costa Rica

If you would like to be a volunteer at the National Museum and contribute in any of the research projects or assisting the public, send us the form below and we will contact you.

Areas of Interest

To become a volunteer at the National Museum, your interests should likely be among the following areas: anthropology, social or physical archaeology, ornithology, botany, entomology, zoology, museology, and administration.

Programs and Activities

As a volunteer at the National Museum, you can aid in the following programs:

  • Handling the collections of Natural History, Archaeology, Administration Archive (historical documents) or Library
  • Workshops and courses for the general public
  • Guided tours along the museum exhibitions
  • Exhibitions (some stages)
  • Special events
  • Administrative support to backup programs, such as the processing of procedure handbooks in several areas

If you would like to get more information, please contact Xinia Arroyo Campos, Human Resources Office. Tel.: (506) 258 0976 / (506) 257 1433 ext. 113.