Volunteering is a great way to experience all that the Museum of Russian Art has to offer, while supporting us in our mission to engage, enlighten and educate through the artwork of Russia at the same time.

There are a range of opportunities available to you to suit your interests. Once you see something that interests you, please fill out our volunteer application.

Apply to be a Volunteer

Reception Desk

Provide first level phone coverage for in-bound calls. Greet visitors and collect admission fees as appropriate. Offer general information brochure and/or exhibition brochure. Provide general directions throughout the Museum. Pending opening of the Museum store, sell exhibition catalogs and related book merchandise. Field questions regarding the art, building, etc.

Floor Host

Will provide visitors with an identified museum representative to answer questions regarding the art, building and related subjects. Also provide a security presence for passive observation of visitors, children or guests with disabilities. Alert reception desk and museum supervisor in the event of any type of emergency situation. Direct visitors to specific exhibition or visitor services areas. Field questions regarding items on display, the history and programs of the museum, future events/mailing list sign up, etc. Assist tour guides if and as required.

Tour Guides

Serve as knowledgeable host to scheduled groups of museum visitors. Share your knowledge of Russian art, history culture as reflected in specific exhibitions on display.

Administration Support

Provide help to museum staff to implement various mailings, exhibition packets, fund raising invitations and related marketing programs. Provide in-museum help to conduct seminar events, assist tour guides with large group events, help execute special invitational events and staff various guest services (museum store, parking directions, coat room, refreshment/lounge) as required by specific events.

Museum Gift Store

Assist in creating a positive experience at TMORA by enticing our customers with beautiful products from Russia and other parts of the world. Help develop a smooth flowing operation by assisting customers, ringing in sales, as well as merchandising the Store with an elegant, fresh and professional look.

To explore opportunities further, please reach out to us by filling out the interest form. We will be in touch with you at our soonest convenience. Thank you!