• Please note: the Museum & Café will be closed Wednesday, June 19 in observance of Juneteenth.

The Florence Griswold Museum invites you to join our group of dedicated volunteers.

Some volunteer jobs have a public role while others are more behind-the-scenes. Please consider joining this important group of members who help to make a lasting impression on behalf of the Museum.

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Docents greet visitors in the Museum’s historic boardinghouse and answer any questions they may have relating to the Lyme Art Colony, Miss Florence Griswold, and the history of Old Lyme.


Educators lead school-aged children on fun and informative field trips of the Griswold House as well as interactive tours of the exhibitions.

Garden Gang

The Garden Gang helps to maintain the Museum’s historic gardens.

Become a Volunteer

You may also download an application and mail it to Florence Griswold Museum at 96 Lyme Street Old Lyme, CT 06371.

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