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Tourism Volunteer Opportunities

Do you like meeting new people and making new friends? Do you have an interest in history or architecture? Do you enjoy being helpful to others? Consider volunteering with Visit Independence, the Tourism Division at the City of Independence.

From greeters to tour guides, Visit Independence offers several volunteer opportunities across five historic locations.

Bring local lore to life for visitors at the stately Bingham-Waggoner Estate. Guide children on tours through the National Frontier Trails Museum. Share your love of architecture and design at the the towering Vaile Mansion.

As a tourism volunteer, you’ll have a unique opportunity to meet and visit with people from across the world. You’ll make new friends and leave a positive impact on our community.

Plus, you get to choose where to volunteer and how much time you want to commit.

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Additional Testimonials

Our volunteers enjoy the work they do, and their contributions are vital to our division’s success.

I enjoy meeting new people from all over the world and sharing the history and culture of Independence.

I’m passionate about the history of Independence, and I enjoy telling children the story of their own home town.

volunteer Penny


Are you interested in becoming a volunteer for Visit Independence? Do you want to know more? Fill out the Volunteer Interest Form below, and we’ll reach out to you with more information.