Get Involved!

GET INVOLVED!

CURRENT EMPLOYMENT VACANCIES AT CHS

The California Historical Society currently has a job opening for Exhibition Manager. Click here to learn about the position and its role in our exciting future.

DOCENT/GALLERY GUIDE VOLUNTEERS

The California Historical Society seeks volunteer docents to support its current exhibitions on an ongoing basis. Help us share California stories with gallery visitors, adult tour groups, school children, and others.

If you are interested in volunteering, please download and fill out our docent application and email it to ppforte@calhist.org.

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

The California Historical Society engages a wide audience and we depend upon the generous assistance of volunteers to ensure the smooth running of the educational programs and public events we offer to members, historians, neighbors, and the general public.

To learn more about volunteering for the California Historical Society, please contact Patty Pforte, Programs and Outreach Associate, ppforte@calhist.org.

If you are interested in volunteering, please download and fill out our volunteer application.

INTERNSHIPS

From time to time, the California Historical Society has openings for interns to assist with special projects. Individuals interested in pursuing possible internship opportunities with the California Historical Society may contact info@calhist.org and should please include the following:

  • A resume (please limit to no more than two pages); and
  • A cover letter explaining areas of study, availability, the specific educational goal you wish to accomplish, and requirements for the sponsoring institution (if any).

Potential internship resumes will be kept on file for six months. Please, no telephone calls.

CROSS-PROMOTING

To share details of your (historical) organization's upcoming event(s) with California Historical Society, please post at : http://www.facebook.com/californiahistoricalsociety.

Address
678 Mission Street
San Francisco
CA 94105
Contact
415.357.1848 voice
415.357.1850 fax
info@calhist.org
Hours
Gallery + Store
Tuesday – Sunday
12:00pm to 5:00pm
 
Library
Wednesday – Friday
12:00pm to 5:00pm
 
Offices
Monday – Friday
9:00am to 5:00pm