Heritage Volunteers

Heritage Volunteering provides opportunities to learn new skills, meet people with similar interests and support the arts.   From the conservation of books to projects in historic parks and gardens, Heritage Volunteers are helping to conserve and protect the nations’ heritage. There are many different roles working closely with conservators, stewards and archivists in heritage sites, working as a team and in wonderful surroundings.

Projects have included The Wiener Holocaust Library in Russell Square, the Bentley Priory Museum, Mansion House Drive in Stanmore, The Reform Club, The Royal Academy, and stewarding at the Design Museum on Kensington High Street.

Volunteers are given training before being placed on a project and can join training days such as Book Conservation or courses at The Royal School of Needlework.

Members interested in joining the Heritage Volunteering Project should call 020 7430 0730 or email: enquiries@theartssociety.org

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The Victoria & Albert Museum

A William Morris Sketch

Upcoming events

Japan: Courts and Culture Exhibition at the Queen’s Gallery

An informal visit to the excellently reviewed Japan: Courts and Culture Exhibition at the Queen's Gallery. Tickets cost £17, but they are…

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Visit

CEZANNE: THE (UNLIKELY) FATHER OF MODERN ART

An insight into Cezanne’s influence on the transition of Impressionism into art which conveyed the essence of the subject and which, ultimately…

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Lecture

Lisbon – a four night trip

Monday 17 – Friday 21 October 2022. STOP PRESS (12/9/22) One place has become available on this trip. Booking form should be…

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Trip