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Volunteer Open House
April 23, 2020

As of March 20 2020, this event is cancelled due to the temporary closure during the COVID-19 outbreak.

For questions, please contact the education department at (916) 654-1729 or reservations@californiamuseum.org. Thank you! 

Volunteer Open House
Thursday, April 23, 2020 6-8 p.m.

Looking for a rewarding way to serve the community? The California Museum invites you to explore our volunteer program at the Open House on Thursday, April 23!

This free, informational event from 6 to 8 pm offers prospective docents an overview of the program and requirements, as well as the opportunity to meet staff, enjoy complimentary refreshments and tour current exhibits.

Whether you’re looking for a few hours to fill or a regular position, a range of opportunities are available to choose from including:

  • Gallery Guides & Assistants to facilitate field trip & group visits
  • Events Staff to work at the Museum’s special events
  • Classroom Presenters to provide K-12 education programs to field trip groups
  • History, Arts & Culture Interpreters to educate general admission & tour visitors
  • Ambassadors to represent the Museum at community events

No experience necessary — all volunteer positions feature in-depth training and offer parking, public transit and ride sharing reimbursement. Best of all, benefits include Museum memberships with reciprocal admission at other institutions, store discounts, invitations to volunteer events and more!