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Volunteer to be a Gallery Docent at Albuquerque Museum

Albuquerque Museum is seeking volunteers for the Gallery Docent program. An 8-month training begins September 13, 2021. You must register through the City of Albuquerque volunteer page for this opportunity.

How do I Apply?

Volunteer opportunities are managed through ABQ Volunteers. Click the link and set up your profile today. 
 

Gallery Docent Flyer 2021

Docents Engage the Community in Art and History

Albuquerque Museum and Casa San Ysidro welcome over 100,000 visitors annually and offer guided tours to visitors from varied backgrounds, age levels and abilities.

Trained volunteers, or docents, make these guided experiences possible. Prospective docents should be comfortable speaking in public, enjoy interacting with wide range of people and have a passion for learning and giving back to the community.

Albuquerque Museum Gallery Program

View Gallery Program information

We are seeking volunteers for the Albuquerque Museum Gallery Docent program. An 8-month training begins September 13, 2021. For more information on the gallery docent program, click on the link above. You must register through the ABQ Volunteers website to be considered for the program. Click on the button on this page. Have more questions? Contact Jody Vanesky at [email protected] or 764-6502.

Casa San Ysidro

View volunteer program at Casa San Ysidro

For information on the docent program at Casa San Ysidro, call 505-897-8828 or email [email protected].

Old Town Walking Tour

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What are the Benefits?

Docents are part of a team of museum professionals committed to getting the community engaged in art and history.

Docents receive free general admission to the Museum and Casa San Ysidro. They also receive a discount in the Museum Store.

An annual volunteer breakfast and service awards are provided. Social events including luncheons and field trips are offered throughout the year.