Volunteer Program Information
The Seattle Art Museum involves hundreds of volunteers in dynamic and engaging opportunities at all three museum sites: providing customer service, supporting administrative tasks, working with specific audiences, facilitating art experiences and more.
Prospective volunteers should be passionate about art, enjoy interacting with the public, and be able to make a six-month commitment to a weekly or every-other-week schedule. Required orientation provided by SAM.
From coat check to docent tours, we rely on volunteers to successfully run the museum's diverse programs. Read descriptions of the volunteer positions we offer. Please note: not all positions listed are available at all times.
Fill out our online application. To request that one be mailed to you, contact:
Applications are now being accepted for the next docent training class. Training details and commitment expectations are included in the application materials.
Preferred method for submitting application: