Volunteer Opportunities

Help the Oklahoma Hall of Fame and Gaylord-Pickens Museum tell Oklahoma's story through its people! Volunteer today.

Research Library Volunteer | Needed by: Ongoing

Skills Needed:

  • Must be 18 years of age or older, OR part of the Oklahoma Hall of Fame Teen Board.
  • 6 mos. in working with archiving/research library/museum collections, or equivalent experience.
  • Must be detail-oriented.
  • Other training will be provided by the Oklahoma Hall of Fame.

Project Assignment Description:

Research Library Duties: volunteers will be working in phase 1 – 3 of archiving Hall of Fame documents.

  • Phase 1: Separating public and private documents. Keeping all information confidential.
  • Phase 2: Selecting photographs and newspaper clippings/deteriorating documents, copying document, etc.
  • Phase 3: Digitizing documents by scanning information to Past Perfect software.

Volunteer may be asked to lift boxes of files/documents and/or stand for longer amounts of time.

On-Going Volunteer Service Areas:

Museum Tours

  • Guide tours and provide instruction during special activities.

Special Events

  • Provide guests a warm welcome, share knowledge of exhibits and answer questions.

Behind-The-Scenes

  • Provide general office and administrative support to Oklahoma Hall of Fame and Gaylord-Pickens Museum staff.

Volunteer Requirements

We are seeking individuals who want to share their love of Oklahoma with others.

  • Be 16 years of age; if under 18, must have parental consent
  • Participate in training and orientation
  • Pass a reference check and background check

Volunteer Application

Interested in volunteering? Please contact Hannah Goodman at 405.523.3211 or e-mail her at

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CONTACT

  • 1400 Classen Drive
  • Oklahoma City, OK 73106
  • 405.235.4458

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HOURS

  • Sunday and Monday: Closed
  • Tuesday - Friday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Saturday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Closed on July 4th, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.

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