Volunteer to be a
Are you interested in state history or the
Would you like to use your public speaking
skills to share that information with enthusiasm to those
who visit our Capitol.
Then become a State Capitol VOLUNTEER TOUR
The League of Women Voters of Connecticut
Education Fund has run Capitol Information and tours under
the sponsorship of the Joint Committee on Legislative
Management of the Connecticut General Assembly since 1971.
We provide tours to over 33,000 visitors a
year, from third grade students to senior citizens.
Volunteer tour guides donate over 1,000
hours a year.
Most guides work two hour shifts, once a
week, but scheduling is flexible. Free parking is provided.
Training for volunteers is done on an
Volunteers must be at least 18 years old and
able to do extensive walking between buildings and up three
flights of stairs.
Guides must complete a training program and
pass a tour evaluation. (This is not a viable option for mandatory
Come in and take a tour to see what it is
like, then call (860) 240-0222 for more information or
As soon as you begin giving tours on your
own, you will receive a voucher redeemable at the
Legislative Office Building cafeteria as our thank you for
We're confident that you will find this
activity exciting and rewarding!
Please let us know if you are interested and
can make a commitment to our program.