Museum Education Internship (paid)

Feb 13, 2019


Welcome to La Historia Society's Museum Education Internship page! If you have a passion for community and society, a love for history and culture, and a desire to make a difference, then our paid internship program is perfect for you. Join us on an incredible journey to preserve and educate about our rich heritage.

Why Choose La Historia Society?

La Historia Society is renowned for its commitment to community and society, and our museum education internship is a prime opportunity to contribute to this cause. As an intern, you will be an integral part of our dedicated team, working alongside experts in the field.

Develop Valuable Skills

During your internship, you will gain hands-on experience in various aspects of museum education. From creating educational materials to assisting with guided tours, you will develop skills that will serve you well in your future career. This opportunity is an investment in your personal and professional growth.

Contribute to Cultural Preservation

At La Historia Society, we believe in preserving and celebrating our cultural heritage. As a museum education intern, you will play a crucial role in sharing this knowledge with the wider community. By designing engaging programs and activities, you will help foster an appreciation for history and culture.

Make a Difference in the Community

Our internship program is designed to empower interns to positively impact the local community. Through outreach initiatives and educational workshops, you will have the opportunity to inspire and educate individuals of all ages. Your work will contribute to a more informed and culturally aware society.

Internship Structure

The La Historia Society Museum Education Internship is a paid program that runs for 12 weeks. During this time, you will be exposed to a wide range of educational activities and projects. Our experienced staff will provide guidance and support as you undertake the following responsibilities:

1. Curriculum Development

Work closely with our team to develop engaging educational materials suitable for different age groups and academic levels. Your creativity will be crucial in designing curriculum-aligned resources that make history come alive for students.

2. Guided Tours

Assist in conducting guided tours for visitors, including school groups, families, and tourists. Gain confidence in public speaking while sharing fascinating stories and historical insights.

3. Event Coordination

Participate in the planning and execution of special events and exhibitions. Help organize workshops, seminars, and interactive sessions that promote cultural understanding and engagement.

4. Research and Documentation

Contribute to ongoing research projects and assist in documenting historical artifacts and exhibition items. Gain hands-on experience with archival practices and learn about the significance of preserving cultural heritage.

Eligibility and Application Process

We welcome applicants from diverse backgrounds who share our passion for community and society. To be eligible for the La Historia Society Museum Education Internship, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Currently enrolled in a relevant undergraduate or graduate program, or possess equivalent experience
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Interest in history, culture, and museum education
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

Application Instructions

To apply for our museum education internship, please submit the following documents:

  • Updated resume
  • Cover letter explaining your interest in the internship, relevant skills, and what you hope to gain from the experience
  • Contact information for two professional references

Please email your application to [email protected] with the subject line: "Museum Education Internship Application - [Your Name]." We review applications on a rolling basis, so it is recommended to apply early. Successful candidates will be contacted for an interview.


The Museum Education Internship at La Historia Society offers a unique opportunity for individuals passionate about community and society to make a lasting impact. Embark on a rewarding journey where you can develop valuable skills, contribute to cultural preservation, and inspire others through educational initiatives. Apply now and join us in shaping a more informed and culturally aware world.