Volunteers & Docents

Volunteers make significant contributions to the Farnsworth Art Museum's many programs and public services. Over 200 volunteers provide more than 10,000 hours of service annually. Volunteer opportunities are many and multi-faceted. As the museum expands, volunteers will play an ever-increasing role in the quality of the visitor experience and in the ability of the museum to continue its dedication to celebrating Maine’s role in American art, through it’s collection, exhibitions and educational programming.

Potential volunteers may download an application or call  207-96-6457, ext. 103 for an appointment. Volunteer opportunities are arranged according to the interests and skills of the volunteer and the needs of the museum.