Museum Careers


It takes more than curators! Learn what kinds of jobs are available in museums.



Museums offer a wide range of potential careers across numerous fields of study. This program can focus on exploring areas such as conservation, collections management, museum education, or curatorial practice. A general overview of potential museum careers is also available.

Program Targeted to: 7th – 12th Grade

Program Duration: 60 minutes. More than one session may be scheduled if desired.

In-Person option: In classroom or on-site, virtual preferred


Additional information

Age Group

6th – 8th Grade, 9th – 12th Grade, Homeschool, Out of school time organizations


Art, Careers in Museums, Museum Studies, Museums


New Mexico Museum of Art