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The San Diego Museum of Art

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The San Diego Museum of Art

The San Diego Museum of Art offers a variety of rewarding opportunities to support the Museum as a volunteer. Volunteers are the lifeblood of the institution and perform many important functions.

Opportunities for volunteers include:

  • Helping at our annual fundraiser Art Alive
  • Helping with special projects
  • Assisting visitors at the front desk and at special events
  • Conducting visitor surveys
  • Ushering and taking tickets at our concerts, lectures, and films.
  • Serving in the Museum's art reference library and offices

Volunteering at the Museum is not only a great way to meet people, learn new skills, and enjoy The San Diego Museum of Art’s cultural offerings, but it is also an important means of serving the community and enriching people's lives by connecting them with art.

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About The San Diego Museum of Art


PO BOX 122107, 1450 El Prado, SD, CA 92101, San Diego, CA 92112, US

Mission Statement

The San Diego Museum of Art’s mission is to collect, preserve, interpret and display the finest works of art that men and women have created throughout time for the benefit of the broadest conceivable audience.


The San Diego Museum of Art, the region’s oldest, largest and most visited art museum, provides a rich and diverse cultural experience for almost 250,000 visitors annually. Located in the heart of beautiful Balboa Park, the Museum’s nationally renowned permanent collection includes Spanish and Italian old masters, South Asian paintings, and 19th- and 20th-century American paintings and sculptures.

Arts & Culture
Education & Literacy


We'll work with your schedule.


1450 El PradoSan Diego, CA 92101



  • Customer Service
  • People Skills
  • Hospitality
  • Administrative Support
  • Public Relations
  • Problem Solving


  • People 55+


  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Pick and choose dates would like to volunteer, based off monthly volunteer newsletter.
  • Min age is 18 years old. Must meet with staff for quick zoom orientation and fill out Museum's Volunteer Paperwork prior to volunteering. We will set up a quick meeting to go over the volunteer packet and answer your questions.

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