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Student Docent Program

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Mariposa Museum and History Center offers a Student Docent Program to our local youth to help provide paid work experience in the museum setting. Students learn important aspects of the workforce including work ethics, accountablity, and elements of obtaining a job such as the application and interview process. As a docent, they get a hands on experience on a variety roles including:

  • Customer Service

  • Operating the giftstore

  • Research

  • Assisting on events and fundraisers (as pictured below for the 2024 Cowboy Day)

  • Providing guided tours

  • And more!

If you are interested in applying as a Student Docent, please come by the museum to pick up a physical application. Once completed, return to the Mariposa Museum and History Center or email to

For more information, email or call (209)966-2924.

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