Volunteer and Internship Opportunities

The Bostonian Society operates the Old State House and maintains a library and archives. We rely on the skills and dedication of the volunteers and interns who generously share their enthusiasm and expertise.

If you are interested in volunteering for the Bostonian Society, please fill out and return the application to our volunteer coordinator by email or by mail to 206 Washington Street, Boston, MA, 02109. If you are applying for an internship, please follow the directions outlined in the specific posting. Contact the volunteer coordinator at (617) 720-1713 ext. 10 or by email with any questions.


Download the volunteer application here.


Public Programs and Education

There are no public programs and education volunteer opportunities at this time.

Development

There are no development volunteer opportunities at the time.

Library and Archives

Volunteer Openings:

There are no library volunteer opportunities at the time.


Internship Openings:

There are no library internships available at this time.


Museum Collections and Curation

Volunteer Openings:

The Bostonian Society accepts applications for volunteers in the object collections department all year long. Volunteers help with research, cataloging, and record keeping associated with the objects and daily operations of the collections department. Previous experience working with museum collections and knowledge of collection management practices, American history, or decorative arts is preferred. To apply, please submit a volunteer application to the Volunteer Coordinator as directed above.


Internship Openings:

There are no museum internships available at this time.