• USA Tour Group at Helmsley Walled Garden

Become a Garden Tour Guide Volunteer

Our Garden tour guide volunteers provide a warm and friendly welcome to visitors, sharing their enthusiasm and taking groups around the Garden. As a garden tour guide volunteer you would be expected to:

• To welcome group tours to Helmsley Walled Garden
• To be well informed of the history of the Garden
• To be able to talk about the charitable objectives of Helmsley Walled Garden
• Be able to talk about social and therapeutic horticulture
• To be able to talk about the different garden areas and the plants, fruit and vegetables planted there
• Answer questions from visitors and have a strategy for questions not answerable on the spot
• To be well informed of all facilities, courses and events and promote them to visitors

Our volunteers receive appropriate training, as well as support at all times. We are happy to help you develop your skills and get the most of your experience with us. To find out more download the information factsheet below. If you think this is for you then phone us on 01439 771427 to arrange a time to come in and chat.