Volunteer and Internship Opportunities

ColleenDo you love MOHAI?  Volunteer and become part of the MOHAI family as we share stories, preserve history and serve as an important resource to the community. MOHAI's volunteers and interns are crucial to our work. Their skills, generosity and passion for history and our community make MOHAI a richer and more responsive institution.

In return for their service volunteers receive member benefits including free admission to the museum, discounts at the MOHAI store and café, and invitations to special events. Each year MOHAI also honors a volunteer with the Tom Landry Volunteer of the Year Award. 

Open Internship Opportunities:

Special Events Coordinator Internship
MOHAI is looking for an outstanding intern with an interest in event planning to intern with our Development Department. This is a great opportunity to gain experience in all stages of planning and carrying out special events. Click here for a full description of this opportunity. To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  by March 12th.

School and Family Programs Internship
MOHAI is accepting applications for outstanding School and Family Programs Interns for Spring Quarter. Interns assist twice a week with family programs and school field trip programs that explore a variety of historic themes through grade-level specific activities and hands-on investigation.  This is an excellent opportunity for friendly, outgoing people who have prior experience and an enthusiasm for working with youth of all ages.  Click here for more information about this opportunity. To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by March 12th, 2014

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Open Volunteer Opportunities include:

Visitor Services Volunteers
Join MOHAI's Visitor Services Volunteer Team and help us welcome and assist museum visitors during weekends, holidays, and busy event days.  This is a great opportunity for friendly, outgoing volunteers who enjoy providing excellent customer service in a museum environment.

Ongoing Special Events Volunteers
Join our smart, savvy, friendly, and outgoing event volunteer team and help support awide variety of MOHAI’s ongoing events and programs.

Youth and Family Programs Volunteer Educators
Join our education team in offering a variety of programs geared towards youth and families.  Events include activities on First Thursdays and quarterly Family Days; and MiniMOHAI where volunteers help set up, monitor, and take down one of the six interactive pop-up exhibits geared towards young children and families around the museum on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month. Click here for more information on Youth and Family Programs.

If you have additional questions on volunteering or interning, please contact Manager of Volunteer Resources This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or at 206-324-1126206-324-1126 Ext. 118.

To apply for these and other volunteer opportunities, please visit our volunteer registration page.