Museum Gallery Docent

Website slvmuseum San Lorenzo Valley Museum

Sharing History, Building Community

Docents welcome visitors to the Museum galleries in Boulder Creek and Felton. They provide them with an introduction to the Museum, its exhibitions, and upcoming events. They handle bookstore sales, document the number of visitors to the Museum, and gather visitor feedback. Docents receive training when new exhibitions open and participate in exhibition opening events.

Docents act as a bridge between visitors and the exhibitions. They facilitate learning. They guide visitors on their journey of discovery encouraging them to share what they already know and what they have learned from the exhibition content. They encourage questions and stimulate visitor curiosity and imagination.

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Nonprofit Connection Santa Cruz County is a 501(c)3 corporation, Federal Tax ID# 87-2130376