Get Involved - Volunteer or become a member


Volunteers are the life blood of our museum. 

We have a wide choice of volunteer positions to suit your interests:

  • The reception center - Greeting visitors, sharing information about the exhibits and museum, and helping with the gift shop.
  • Behind the scenes - Assisting in restoration, construction, and maintenance projects.
  • Docents - Sharing with visitors the history  of our exhibits and historic buildings. 


Contact Raven at 760-873-5950, or use our Contact Form, to receive more information

Or write us at:
Bishop Museum and Historical Society 
P. O. Box 363

Bishop CA 93515

Become a Member

  • The Bishop Museum and Historical Society depends on memberships to help maintain our museum archives, historic buildings, priceless artifacts, and the continuing development of the museum complex.
  • The Bishop Museum and Historical Society was formed in 1964 to foster and cultivate the development of an educational and scientific museum and historical society on the grounds of the Southern Pacific Railroad site donated to Inyo County, we are a non-profit 501 (c) (3) corporation,  
  • To learn about the many levels of membership, go to our Membership Application; or contact us by email.