A Museum Docent is part of a team working under the supervision of the museum Front Line Services Manager in collaboration with the Director of Operations, Director of Education, Museum Educators, Art Curator, and Volunteer Coordinator and whose primary duties are to provide an active presence in museum galleries, security for display objects and museum property, welcoming and engaging visitor service, and visitor information. The position requires a positive professional demeanor, excellent visitor service skills and interpersonal skills. The Museum Docent must be a prompt, reliable, and collaborative team member.
No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.
About LOUISIANA ART AND SCIENCE MUSEUM INC
100 RIVER RD S, BATON ROUGE, LA 70802, US
Mission: We seek to enhance the understanding and appreciation of art and science for general audiences and students by presenting unique, educational and entertaining experiences that encourage discovery, inspire creativity, and foster the pursuit of knowledge.
We envision a community of lifelong explorers inspired by art and science.
The Louisiana Art & Science Museum is defined by the belief that the disciplines of art and science shape and inform one another and that interdisciplinary experiences enhance the audience’s ability to make connections and discover new ways of seeing and thinking. The Art & Science Museum is located in a 1925 historic railway station, on the banks of the Mississippi River, in a thriving downtown area. The Art & Science Museum is accredited by the American Alliance of Museums and has an annual attendance of 175,000, with over one-half of this audience being school program participants.
100 South River RoadBaton Rouge, LA 70802
August 11, 2021
- People Skills
- Verbal / Written Communication
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- We are open to the public 10-3 Wednesday - Friday, 10-5 on Saturday and 1-5 on Sunday.