Volunteer Program

"I wish to be useful, and every kind of service, necessary to the public good, becomes honorable by being necessary." – Nathan Hale in 1776, Revolutionary War Spy

Enjoy meeting new people? Love espionage? Are you outgoing?

The International Spy Museum will be recruiting the next group of Adult Spy volunteers to join our team in July 2023.

Volunteer Opportunities

  • Welcome guests and assist them in planning and organizing their visit.
  • Answer guest questions at the Information Kiosk.
  • Prepare groups for missions and educational programs.
  • Surveil the permanent exhibit and engage guests during their visit. 
  • Serve as the final touchpoint for guests in the Debriefing Center

Volunteer Benefits

  • Uphold a long tradition of giving back to the local community.
  • Provide a critical role in the guest experience.
  • Positively impact the reputation of the International Spy Museum.
  • Professional development opportunities and Museum sponsored field trips.
  • Museum store discounts.
  • Exclusive previews and tours of the new Spy Museum at L'Enfant Plaza.
  • Two free tickets to the Museum.
  • Volunteer Appreciation Event.

Interested? Fill out the online volunteer application, and we will be in contact with you when recruitment begins in July 2023.

Apply Now



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