Archive conservation volunteer


We're not taking on new volunteers at the moment, but please take a look at the volunteering roles assisting those affected by coronavirus.

You will be working within a group conservation project, repackaging and cleaning historic documents.


What will I be doing?

  • Working in a group to clean documents using conservation tools and techniques.
  • Flattening and re-packaging documents.

What skills or experience do I need?

  • Good manual skills.
  • An interest in local and family history would be beneficial.
  • Attention to detail and patience.

How much time do I need to give?

The project is run on Mondays.  You can volunteer for a morning, afternoon or the full day.

  • Morning  10am - 1pm
  • Afternoon  2pm - 4.30pm

Where will I be located?

At Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies.

How do I find out more?

Contact us:

Phone: 0300 123 4049