Internships

Thank you for your interest in the Witte Museum Internship Program.

The Witte Museum is a bold, cultural leader engaging people in transforming San Antonio to shape the future of Texas through education and powerful partnerships empowering all people to create an extraordinary life. The internship program at the Witte provides opportunities for hands-on training only available in museums.


Summer 2021 Internship opportunities

Marketing/Communications Internship

The Marketing/Communications Department seeks a dynamic, self-starter who has great organizational and communication skills to assist marketing and communications efforts. This internship is an excellent opportunity to experience various aspects of marketing, communications and social media for the premier Museum in San Antonio, where nature, science and culture meet. View More…

Archaeology Internship

This internship will provide the interested party with a hands-on and eyes-on experience with collection care and management of Archaeological materials, a part of the Anthropology Collection at the Witte Museum. View More…

Anthropology Internship

This internship will provide the interested party with hands-on and eyes-on experience with collection care and management of North American Ethnographic materials, a part of the Anthropology Collection at the Witte Museum. View More…

Collections Internship

This internship will provide the interested party with a general understanding of collections care and management, registration methods, and museum best practices. The intern will be exposed to a wide-range of projects and tasks within the Witte Museum’s Collections Department which oversees the museum’s collection of over 320,000 artifacts in eight different collection areas. View More…

Paleontology Internship

This internship will provide hands-on and eyes-on experience with curatorial work and collection management for a museum collection. Under the supervision of the Curator and the Director of Collections, the intern will assist with a grant-funded project to improve stewardship through rehousing, curation, and enhanced collections management of the museum’s Paleontology Collection. View More…

Digital Asset Internship

This internship will provide a hands-on professional experience working with a history-based collection. The intern will research and digitize a sub-collection within the San Antonio History Photography Collection, and then create a video production to be shared through the digital initiative Witte Where You Are. View More…

Community Memory Internship

This internship will provide a hands-on professional experience to further advance two strategic initiatives: rapid response collecting and social justice collecting. For rapid response collecting, the intern will actively collect material related to the initiative by identifying individuals, contacting them, and securing the material for the Witte Museum’s collection. View More…

Requirements & Information:

  • Internship candidates must be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program from an accredited institution. Some internships are unpaid but will be applied to course credit.