Internships

Gain valuable museum experience and work closely with professional staff by interning at the Lee-Fendall House. We currently offer internships in the following areas:

 

Museum Education

Museum education interns assist with developing and implementing public programs for various audiences including adults, families, school children, and scout groups.

 

Collections Management

Collections management interns assist with various projects in the collections department which include the research and care of historical objects, photographing and digitizing the collection, and updating records in PastPerfect.

 

Qualifications:

Applicants must currently be enrolled in or a recent graduate of a related undergraduate or graduate level program such as history, museum studies, art history, education, anthropology, or public history. Applicants should also possess strong research, writing, and communications skills. Prior museum experience is preferred.

To Apply:

We accept internship applications on a rolling basis. All internships are unpaid, but college credit can be arranged. To apply, send an email to the Assistant Manager of Operations manager@leefendallhouse.org and include the following information:
– Cover Letter
– Resume
– Contact information of professor or advisor overseeing the internship (if seeking college credit)