Volunteer

Do you love history? Looking for a way to be more involved in your community? VOLUNTEER AT WOODVILLE PLANTATION! Positions available:

Museum Aide: Aides are responsible for manning the gift shop and greeting visitors.

Docent: Docents conduct tours of the house and are responsible for being knowledgeable about the history of the Neville, Cowan, and Wrenshall families, the house, and 18th Century life.

Interpreters
: Interpreters perform the same duties as the docent but in period attire. In addition to the tour knowledge docents are responsible for knowing about the clothing they are wearing.

Gardeners: Help keep our garden tended and healthy. A knowledge of 18th century gardening is important.

Wayne’s 4th Sub Legion: Be part of this reenacting militia group. See Wayne’s Legion page for more information.

Special Events
: We always welcome volunteers to help with our larger special events such as the Whiskey Rebellion Days.

Take a look at our Volunteer Handbook, download the Volunteer Application, and join us here at Woodville Plantation!

Question? Contact us at nevillehouseassociates@gmail.com.

The Home of John and Presley Neville, circa 1780

Woodville, the John and Presley Neville house, is Southwestern Pennsylvania’s principal link to the late 18th century, interpreting the time period of 1780-1820 and documenting the lives of the three families that resided there, the Nevilles (1775-1815), the Cowans (1815-1835), and the Wrenshalls (1835-1975).


Interested in renting the grounds and facilities at Woodville?

Visit our rental page for more details


Wayne's Legion

Please visit the website for Wayne's Legion, a group of dedicated individuals based at Woodville Plantation who recreate the first Army of the United States from 1792-1796.