Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum

306 Congress Street
Boston, MA 02210
http://www.bostonteapartyship.com/
khoran@bostonteapartyships.com

Date Posted:
December 05, 2018

Region:
Eastern Massachusetts

Category:
Other

Type:
Volunteer

VOLUNTEER FOR THE 245th BOSTON TEA PARTY REENACTMENT

Description:

Presented by Boston’s famed Old South Meeting House and The Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum, the 245th Anniversary of the Boston Tea Party Reenactment on Sunday, December 16, is an opportunity for the public to join in on one America’s most symbolic acts of public protest.


The annual reenactment brings together actors, re-enactors, speakers, professional theatre companies, businesses, politicians, news stations, and most importantly, the citizens of Boston to celebrate this important event. As a volunteer of the Reenactment of the Boston Tea Party, you will be taking one of several important roles, including the directing of crowd flow, securing of parade routes, and facilitating of the reenactment along the Harborwalk near Atlantic Wharf.


All volunteers are highly encouraged to attend the information meeting on Thurs, 12/6, at 5:30pm at the Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum, 306 Congress St, Boston, MA, 02210. 


Email Dan O’Neill, Site Manager of the Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum at:   doneill@bostonteapartyships.com

Qualifications:
-A love of history
-A love of Boston
-Must be able to work outdoors in December (we will provide you with safety gear, reflective vests, hand warmers, and other equipment, but encourage you to dress appropriately for winter weather)
How To Apply:
doneill@bostonteapartyships.com
Apply by:
December 12, 2018
Salary:
Volunteer
About this Organization:
The Boston Tea Party, “the single most important event leading up to the American Revolution” occurred the night of December 16th 1773.
The Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum, owned and operated by Historic Tours of America, is dedicated to accurately reliving that famous event. With a new state-of-the art museum and authentic replica ships; the Beaver and the Eleanor; the attraction brings visitors back in time to learn and experience the courageous acts of those who forever shaped the course of history.