In this paid internship, learn about art and art history with other teens from around New York City. As a Museum Apprentice, you’ll go behind the scenes at the Brooklyn Museum throughout the school year to develop your own Museum tours and teach camp groups over the summer.
Meet curators and learn about our collections
Meet education staff and learn to teach from objects in our collections
Develop and teach tours for children in summer camp groups
Learn about education programming in a museum setting
Build your communication, planning, and teaching skills
Strengthen your sense of teamwork, time management, and responsibility
Get paid $11 per hour until December 2017, then $13 per hour starting January 2018. Returning Apprentices will be paid $12 per hour until December 2017, then $14 per hour starting January 2018. Work up to 212 hours for the year!
To apply, you need to be 1) a high school student, 2) at least fourteen years old, and 3) able to commit to the activities below, which take place October through August.
During the 2017–18 school year:
During summer 2018:
To apply: Applications are currently closed for the 2017–18 year. Please check back in mid-June to apply for fall 2018!
Have questions? Email us.