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Volunteer Opportunities
at the El Paso Museum of Archaeology

The Museum of Archaeology focuses on the
prehistory of the El Paso/Juárez region.

Current Need: 
  • Docents to give tours to School, Youth, and Adult Groups
  • Tuesday through Friday, 9 am to 3 pm
  • Training Provided
  • City of El Paso Volunteer Application Process includes fingerprinting at no charge
 
Ideal Candidate:
  • Interest in learning local prehistory and Southwest Indian communities
  • Interest in giving tours inside the museum and/or outside on our trails and 15 acre site
  • Enjoy talking with people of all ages
  • Available at times noted above
  • Able to travel to museum in Northeast El Paso
  • Bilingual - Spanish and English skills welcome
  • Able to commit to volunteering on a regular basis for several years
  • Good health - giving tours involves one to two hours of standing, walking and talking
  • Those using wheelchairs welcome
 
Contact: Marilyn Guida, Curator of Education
 
 
Internships
Contact Marilyn Guida, Curator of Education, if you would like to plan an
internship in connection with your academic degree program in museum studies.
We have no stipends for interns at this time.
 
 
You can assist us with:
Tours for children and adults - weekdays Seeking financial support for exhibits and programs
Presentations in school classrooms - weekdays Donations of food and beverages for receptions
Information tables at community events – weekdays and weekends Maintenance of our 15 acre site including trails and Indian Garden
Summer archaeology camps - weekdays A variety of tasks connected with special events and programs
Exhibit installation - weekdays Printing and printer repair services
Gardening – weekdays Grant writing

 
We welcome those with:
Preschool through adult teaching experience Computer skills
Photography skills Arts and crafts skills
Art skills Knowledge of native plants & animals
Graphics and design skills Promotional skills
Music skills Theatre arts skills

Contact us for details at 915-755-4332 or guidamr@elpasotexas.gov

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