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 Job Title   Posting Date   Organization

Visitor Experience Volunteer

  10/15/2019   Timken Museum of Art
 Job Description        

Located within historic Balboa Park, the Timken Museum of Art was founded in 1965 to provide educational and enriching cultural experiences for San Diego residents and visitors. The Timken is known for its old master paintings and Russian Icons. Our Visitor Experience Volunteers are an integral part of the Timken’s mission, essential to the Visitor Experience front desk team by welcoming all visitors to the museum with a warm reception, gallery orientation, and providing any additional information about the collection or Balboa Park as needed.



Opportunities include:

  • Greeting all visitors to the art museum
  • Providing gallery orientation and answering questions about “what’s on view”
  • Connecting with people of all ages and all backgrounds
  • Helping with special projects
  • Conducting visitor surveys
  • Mentoring interns
  • Being knowledgeable about the Museum’s collection, special exhibitions, and upcoming programs*
  • Potentially taking tickets at our Monday Morning or Art in the Evening Lectures

Available Volunteer shifts are 11:00 am to 3:00 pm Wednesday through Saturday.
* Volunteers are not expected to be “experts” on art, but Have a passion for the arts, the art museum, and the Timken mission. Join us and help bring the Timken’s world-class collection and ambitious exhibitions to the public!


 Additional Information        


  • Access to the permanent collection and special exhibitions at the Timken Museum of Art
  • Access to the Museum Library
  • Access to free lectures, special tours, educational programs, and previews of special exhibitions
  • Discounts at the Museum Store
  • Insider knowledge about the Museums’ history, operations, and collections

Ready to join this group of like-minded art-lovers? Reach out to our Visitor Experience Coordinator at or 619.239.5548 x203.


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Kendra Story

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