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Wed Aug 17, 2016 09:30 AM - Fri Jun 30, 2017 12:30 PM


Oakland Museum of California1000 Oak StreetOakland, CA 94607


The Oakland Museum of California is recruiting volunteers to interact with visitors and lead tours for school groups, adults, and families in our Gallery of California Art. No previous experience is required. We are looking for people with wide-ranging backgrounds to share their talents, perspectives, and enthusiasm for California with our diverse Bay Area audiences.

Training begins on August 17, 2016 and continues every Wednesday morning, 9:30-12:30, through June 14, 2017. This dynamic training will include art history, tour techniques, storytelling, improvisation, and lots of fun, engaging activities with classmates, staff, and veteran docents.

Follow this link to fill out an online application form: http://goo.gl/forms/YLQyRlbiICf1Cj3o2 . The deadline for applications is August 5 th , 2016.


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Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • 2 year commitment after training completed
  • All new docents are required to purchase a one year membership to the Museum
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