All Challenges


Is your time squeezed but still want to volunteer? Choose challenges from the sections called Just a Minute, or Hour or Two. 

If there's a particular area you'd like to be involved in, then customise your preferences to see the opportunities availble. 

Tailor the volunteering opportunities to you, your time and your interests.


Challenge 1

Exhibition and Visitor Welcome Volunteer (The Hold)

Help us to enhance the visitor experience in our exhibition and welcome area!

Challenge 2

Escape Room Event Volunteer

Help us to create memorable experiences as part of our Escape Room Event team!

Challenge 3

Sharing Suffolk Stories: Stow Stories Researcher

Researcher to discover the stories of Stowmarket's past and share with the wider community

Challenge 4

Exhibition Researcher: Tudor Suffolk

Help us to research stories and develop content for a major exhibition exploring what life was like in Tudor Suffolk.

Challenge 5

Make a model of a Suffolk landmark, building or scene

Make a model of a Suffolk landmark, building or scene out of LEGO bricks.

Challenge 6

Jewish refugees in Newmarket in WW2 – Volunteer Researcher

Help to uncover and share the stories of Jewish refugees in Newmarket in WW2

Challenge 7

Like us on Facebook

Help spread the word about Suffolk Archives by liking our Facebook page.

Challenge 8

Cinema Club/Saturday Events Volunteer

Support our Cinema Club and other Saturday activities as an Events Volunteer!

Challenge 9

Gardening Volunteer

Could you help maintain our garden and grounds at The Hold?

Challenge 10

Covid-19: Scrapbooking

Keep a scrapbook to tell future generations about life in Suffolk during the Covid-19 outbreak.

Challenge 11

Exhibition Tour Guide (The Hold)

Share the amazing stories in our exhibitions as a tour guide!

Challenge 12

Covid-19: Suffolk during a pandemic

Write a daily or weekly account about your life during the Covid-19/Corona Virus outbreak to be submitted into our archive.