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HOUSTON MUSEUM OF DECORATIVE ARTS

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Houston Museum

The Houston Museum of Decorative Arts seeks enthusiastic docents to help carry out the daily operations of one of America's greatest small museums! Docents are currently needed on either Tuesday, Friday and Saturday and be available 2 days per month, to work a shift of 12-4 pm. Serious respondents only need apply.
Those with a knowledge of Antiques are preferred, but those seeking to learn about antiques and who have a genuine interest are encouraged to apply. Applicants should feel comfortable talking in front of one to two people and/or small groups.
Docents will give tours and the gift shop while also working behind the scenes helping with many duties that if asked, include office tasks, newsletter publication, general cleaning, event preparation and of course our annual antique show and sale.

Meet new people and share your love of the past by volunteering a few hours a week! Prepare yourself to work with some of the nicest people in a beautiful setting, while learning about antiques, glass, furniture, textiles and so, so much more!

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About HOUSTON MUSEUM OF DECORATIVE ARTS

Location:

201 High St., CHATTANOOGA, TN 37403, US

Mission Statement

The Mission of the Houston Museum is to showcase and preserve the unique decorative arts collection of the late Anna Safley Houston and to use it for education and enrichment.

Description

The Houston Museum is a non profit, 501;c3 organization, run by a Board of Trustees who ensure the protection, conservation and exhibition of the collection.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

201 High St.Chattanooga, TN 37403

(35.05472,-85.30573)
 

SKILLS

  • History

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Candidates must commit to a minimum of 8 hours per month. Shifts are 4 hrs a day.
  • Candidates must identify their schedule a month in advance and commit to their selected work schedule.

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