Get Involved


See yourself volunteering here!

Imagine working in one of the most beautiful and peaceful spots in Florida, the joy of sharing it with thousands of visitors, the satisfaction of maintaining historic and botanical treasures like Pinewood Estate and endangered plant collections, and the fun of working with people of similar interests.

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Volunteers are vital to the operations of Bok Tower Gardens, a world-class non-profit organization. Volunteer contributions, no matter how many hours, are significant to the success of our programs and the comfort and experience of our visitors. Each year, volunteers donate more than 45,000 hours to Bok Tower Gardens!

Whether you can help a few times a year for a special event or are able to work several hours a week, we invite you to join our team. No matter if you are a “people person,” have a “green thumb,” or want to share a special talent, we have a job for you. Inside or outside, summer or winter, your contributions are appreciated!

You can volunteer in the following areas:

  • Visitor Center Information Host
  • Hammock Hollow Garden Guide
  • Garden Guide
  • Horticulture Assistant/Nursery
  • Rare Plant Conservation Program
  • Land Steward/Natural Areas
  • Plant Shop Assistant
  • Blue Palmetto Café Assistant
  • Tower & Garden Gift Shop Assistant
  • Office Assistant
  • Special Events Assistant
  • Pinewood Docent
  • Information Booth
  • Security Patrol – Shuttle Driver
  • Holiday Home Tour Docent

Find Out More About Available Positions

We have volunteer needs in many of the areas above. To learn more about each of these rewarding positions, visit our page at Volunteer Match

The Benefits

In addition to the personal satisfaction derived from your work and the new friends you make, there are a variety of other benefits earned as a volunteer at Bok Tower Gardens. Volunteers who donate enough hours receive a tour of the Singing Tower, membership to the Gardens, four free passes for friends and family, tickets to the Holiday Home Tour, a Volunteer Handbook and much more!

Are you interested in volunteering?

If you are interested in becoming part of our volunteer team come sit down with our Volunteer Coordinator to find out more about the Volunteer Program at Bok Tower Gardens and to discover how you can make an impact in our organization. All volunteers must be at least ages 13 years or older. Email our Volunteer Coordinator at, or fill out the form below.

Once you’ve completed this form you will receive a confirmation email, and our Volunteer Coordinator will contact you with further details.