Volunteer - Tampa Museum of Art

Join the Tampa Museum of Art’s corps of volunteers. The Museum utilizes volunteers in a wide variety of capacities. Learn how to give tours, help us raise money through our special events, or plan programs through FRIENDS.

Visitor & Member Outreach Volunteer

If you are passionate about art, and love to talk to people, consider joining our team. You’ll interact with guests in the galleries, while ensuring the safety of the exhibitions. You’ll act as a communications liaison, discussing our programs and the benefits of membership. You will also occasionally have an opportunity to assist our Development department in communicating with our members. College students are encouraged to apply. Must be 18 or older.

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FRIENDS of the Museum

FRIENDS of the Museum is a volunteer auxiliary group of the Tampa Museum of Art. Membership in FRIENDS is open to all members of the Tampa Museum of Art who wish to support the Museum through volunteer service. All FRIENDS make a $25 annual contribution to the group (in addition to their Museum membership). These membership fees help to make possible the major initiatives undertaken by the FRIENDS.

Visit the FRIENDS page for more information.

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Special Events

Adults 21 and over are invited to volunteer with the Special Events department. Special Events volunteers are responsible for assisting with the registration process at Pride & Passion, CITY, and Pavilion. For more information about getting involved with our Special Events, email our Special Events manager below.

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Volunteer Opportunities for High School and College Students

The Education Department invites high school and college students to assist with our children and family programs. Spend the summer at Summer Art Camp, assist our teaching artists in our drop-in art-making programs, or dig into the exhibitions with families during Family Day.

Email the education department at education@tampamuseum.org to know more about all of our available volunteer programs. 

Are you 16 or 17 years old? Apply to be a Summer Art Camp volunteer here





Youth Council

Who We Are: 

We, the Tampa Museum of Art’s Youth Council, strive to engage, educate, and excite youth in arts.

We, the Tampa Museum of Art’s Youth Council, are dedicated to diversity, equality, opportunity, creativity, community, and discovery.

What We Do:

We, the Tampa Museum of Art’s Youth Council, strive to create an accessible museum environment in which youths in our community can express themselves artistically.

For More Information:

Contact us below or follow us on Instagram @TMAYouth.

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