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The Balatoni museum is waiting for volunteers who would like to take part in the everyday life of a cultural institution. Do you enjoy working with children and adults alike, do you want to capitalize on your foreign language skills, or are you interested in the behind-the-scenes of the museum? Join our volunteer team!

What do you benefit?

  • museum environment
  • professional internship opportunity
  • Eligibility for employment replacement allowance (30 days of voluntary service in the public interest)
  • useful spending of leisure time


  • reception of visitors, transfer of information (room guard)
  • participation in family and children’s programs, summer camps (museum educator assistant)
  • participation in the conduct of events
  • participation in archaeological excavations
  • digitization, data entry, photography
  • audience organization for our cultural programs
  • handing out flyers
  • guided tours
  • other tasks of interest

General conditions for entering our volunteer positions

  • knowledge of a foreign language is an advantage
  • good communication skills
  • good problem solving and conflict management skills
  • openness, flexibility

Place of work

Balatoni Museum

8360 Keszthely, Múzeum u. 2.

Tel .: +36 83 / 312-351

School Community Service

Apply for school community service at Balatoni Museum! We welcome students who are interested in museum work, our exhibitions, programs, scientific disciplines related to our collections – archeology, history, ethnography, geography, environmental protection, fine arts – or if you would like to participate in interactive public relations assignments.

You can support the team of the Balatoni Museum with the following activities

  • Public relations tasks (room guard, exhibition guide, animator),
  • Marketing activity (handing out flyers, participation in visitor research),
  • Archaeological preparatory tasks,
  • Data recording, digitization,
  • Excavation assistant.

Would you like to spend 50 hours in the Balatoni Museum?

  • You can gain an insight into the behind-the-scenes of the museum profession,
  • You can get to know interesting professions (archaeologist, historian, ethnographer, museum educator, restorer, collection manager),
  • You can gain knowledge and connections that you can use in your later studies,
  • You can work in a youthful team,
  • After 50 hours, you can still remain a member of the Team as a museum volunteer,
  • You will gain work experience.

If you would like to participate in the program, please contact us!