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: Volunteer

Become a volunteer at the Monterey Museum of Art!

Share your valuable time and skills through a variety of fun and rewarding opportunities. Meet new people, develop new skills, and support the arts. We look forward to working with you at the Museum!

Contact us about becoming a volunteer

MMA Docent Team

  • Get involved with the Monterey Museum of Art
  • Meet artists and provide enriching experiences for Museum visitors
  • Join the MMA Docent team! We are looking for all types of art enthusiasts to become part of this dynamic volunteer organization.

MMA Docent Benefits:

  • Private, Behind-the-Scenes Tours
  • Artist Talks
  • In-Depth Training on a Variety of Artistic Topics
  • Field Trips and Enrichment Activities
  • Special Events and Receptions

The Monterey Museum of Art offers tours to a variety of groups including elementary schools and universities, special interest groups, senior centers and adult groups. MMA Docent tours are tailored to the unique needs of any group, making each tour inspirational and memorable.

Please contact the Education Coordinator at 831.372.5477 x104 or email

Events and Special Projects

If you need a flexible volunteer schedule, join the behind-the-scenes fun and help out with events at the Museum. Opportunities include serving refreshments, greeting visitors and clerical support.

Flower Arrangers and Volunteer Gardeners

Help keep MMA and La Mirada gardens beautiful. If you enjoy flowers and gardening, join the Museum’s beautification team.