Share Your Love and Knowledge of Art at AMWA!

Open Opportunity


The American Museum of Western Art is looking for volunteers to participate in our docent program.

AMWA offers docent-led tours every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 10am and 1pm and are in need of docents that are available to give at least one tour a month. Docents have the opportunity to share their knowledge of the art collection with the public as they guide visitors through the museum.

If you enjoy sharing your knowledge with others, have an interest in art, or specifically American Western Art, this might be the role for you!

To apply, please visit the following link to download our Volunteer Application:

For more information, please email:

25 Remaining
Opens Sep 20, 2022 12:00am
Registration Closes
Jan 31, 2023 12:00am or when space runs out.
Age Limit
18 and up
Background check, Training
Requirement Details

Docents are required to be able to stand and walk through the museum with guests for approximately 2 hours. The museum has both stairs and an elevator. Training is provided by the museum and is self-guided, docents get to choose which works they want to discuss with guests.

Volunteers receive free admission to the museum for themselves and a guest. Opportunities to view other museums and collections on behalf of AMWA are offered as well.
Parking Details
Free parking is provided for all volunteers for each shift.