Preserving these vessels, honoring military heroes and educating generations takes a fleet of time, talent and energy. Volunteers of all skill levels assist with ship maintenance and restoration, activities and more -- such as developing, building and maintaining education displays. Restoration involves lots of cleaning, chipping and painting . We also need people with administrative skills to help maintain the website, data and artifact bases and the ships store.
Join us in fulfilling our mission to honor and preserve the memory of those who served and sacrificed for us.
The Galveston Naval Museum offers many ways for individuals with unique skills to give back. No matter what your specialty is we could use you. If you are interested in volunteering your skills to maintain and restore this historical place an application is below. Some of the positions we seek often are:
Click the link below to provide your contact information and sign up. A member of the crew will contact you.
By filling this application out you consent to the following;
I hereby assume all risks of participating and/or volunteering in this event, including, by way of example, and not limitation, any risks that may arise from negligence or carelessness on the part of persons being released, from dangerous or defective equipment or property owned, maintained, or controlled by "Them", or because of their possible liability without fault. "Them" is identified as the following:
1. American Undersea Warfare Center / Galveston Naval Museum (including but not limited to the ex-USS Cavalla Submarine and ex-USS Stewart Destroyer Escort)
2. Cavalla Historical Foundation
3. City of Galveston
4. Galveston Park Board of Trustees of the City of Galveston
5. Seawolf Park
I certify that I am physically fit and have not been advised not to participate by a qualified medical professional. I certify that there are no health-related reasons or problems which preclude my participation in this event or activity. I release and forever discharge "Them" and their respective employees, officers, directors, shareholders, affiliates, representatives, of and
from all liability, claims, demands, and damages, costs, expenses, actions, and causes of action in respect to death, injury, loss or damage arising from participation of this events.
I hereby consent to receive medical treatment which may be deemed advisable in the event of injury, accident, injury, or illness during this activity.
The accident waiver and release of liability shall be construed broadly to provide release and waiver to the maximum extent permissible under applicable Texas Law.
I certify that I have read this document and I fully understand its content. I am aware that this is a release of liability and a contract and I sign it of my own free will.