Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Information

The Historic RailPark & Train Museum welcomes community volunteer assistance. Volunteers are the backbone of the museum in restoration efforts and as tour guides.

To volunteer as part of the Restoration Committee, contact:
Chairman Pat O’Rourke at orourkep@bellsouth.net.

If you enjoy people and would like to be part of our Tour Guide Team, contact us at memberships@historicrailpark.com.

Volunteer benefits:

  • 20% off Gift Shop purchases
  • One Free HRP logo shirt annually with the option to purchase additional shirts at cost
  • 20% off Facility Rental
  • Quarterly “MainLine” Newsletter
  • Preferred notification of Special Events
  • Annual Breakfast on the Diner Awards Social
  • Annual Fall Social
  • Meeting people from international and national locations
  • Satisfaction in preserving and sharing Bowling Green’s heritage

Docents receive one-on-one training and an annual formal classroom experience onĀ  tour techniques, safety and emergency procedures.