The Arthur Conan Doyle Collection Lancelyn Green Bequest

Volunteering opportunities

Did you know Sherlock Holmes was created in Portsmouth? Are you looking for volunteering opportunities? We have a fantastic opportunities for volunteers to take part in Sharing Sherlock.

Roles available:

Exhibition workshop leader

Assisting in the design and delivery of workshops for community groups and schools. Helping groups to set up and run their exhibitions.
Find out more about the workshop leader role

Exhibition volunteer

Assisting in the set up and installation and take down of the exhibitions and moving of Museum case at different locations across Portsmouth.
Find out more about the exhibition volunteer role (PDF)

Creative response

Providing the creative input to schools and groups. This could involve art, textiles or other creative input. Ideal for art students and graduates.
Find out more about the creative response role (PDF)

Handling boxes and study packs

Assisting in the design and creation of handling boxes and/or study packs for use by schools and community groups.
Find out more about the handling box and study pack role (PDF)

Social media and website

Regularly updating and maintaining the Conan Doyle Collection website, App and facebook pages with current events or activities and other information.

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