General admission for children 17 years and under is always free

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Employment at the Gardner

Join a talented team of employees who are passionate about the work they do. Spend your time surrounded by the visual splendors of the flower-filled courtyard and galleries that house an inspiring collection of art. Learn about opportunities to get involved at the Gardner below.

Museum Teacher in the Gardner's Courtyard. Photo by Natasha Moustache.
Museum Teacher in the Gardner's Courtyard. Photo by Natasha Moustache.

Job Opportunities

Ready to take the next step? Add your talents to our growing team!

Internships at the Gardner

We offer a variety of internships to give students the opportunity to experience the vibrant inner workings of a world-renowned cultural institution. Positions are periodically offered in the Development, Education, Marketing, and Membership, but internships in other departments may be available through the Gardner Ambassadors program, which opens paid internship opportunities in the Museum to those who previously have not had access to them.

Internship Opportunities

See what internships are currently available

Museum Volunteers and Teachers

If you are someone with an open mind, who delights in learning from and interacting with all kinds of people; or if you have a love for art, teaching, and museums, you might love working at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum as a volunteer or museum teacher! Share Isabella's hospitality with today's visitors.

Volunteer at the Museum

Join a diverse group of individuals who share a love of art, teaching, and meeting visitors of all backgrounds

Museum teacher engaging with visitors

Photo by Ally Schmaling

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Our Commitment to a Diverse Workplace

The Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum is committed to affording equal opportunities to qualified individuals regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disabilities, marital status or sexual orientation. Candidates of color are strongly encouraged to apply.

The Museum is proud to embrace the goals of Commonwealth Compact and pledges to measure its progress toward those goals over time, using the Commonwealth Compact benchmarks.

Equal Employment Opportunity Policy

Diversity, Equity, Access, and Inclusion is one of the core values we hold close to our business practices. ISGM is committed to affording equal opportunities to qualified individuals regardless of race, color, gender, gender identity, genetics, military/veteran status, pregnancy, religion, sexual orientation, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, or any other basis prohibited by applicable laws.

Request An Accommodation

Applicants with disabilities who are unable to fully access ISGM's online application system may contact us at hr@isgm.org for assistance with a reasonable accommodation.