Love local history? Love kids? Become a Museum Docent!

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It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


380 W Huntington DriveArcadia, CA 91066

One of our seasoned docents and a former school teacher, Robyn, shares a rabbit pelt with school children on a field trip to the museum.


The Gilb Museum of Arcadia Heritage is accepting applications for new Docents. Join our elite team of of museum educators! You have the power to inspire life-long learning, preserve history, and serve your community!

Our Docents...

  • Have an interest in and knowledge of Arcadia and California history
  • Display sensitivity and understanding when working with diverse audiences
  • Have an interest in museum education/ interpretation techniques and practices
  • Enjoy interacting with people; especially children
  • Possess the ability to learn and share accurate information
  • Are comfortable with public speaking
  • Have a professional demeanor and appearance
  • Are flexible and able to improvise
  • Are able to command attention and lead groups
  • Have a compatible schedule


  • History
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Anthropology
  • Youth Services
  • General Education
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • On call Tues-Friday, 10:00 am- 12:00 PM

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