The Walters Art Museum is committed to attracting, developing, and retaining a highly qualified and diverse workforce with a variety of talents and skills needed to fulfill our mission.

Career opportunities at the Walters include seasonal and year-round, part-time, and full-time positions. We offer a competitive salary and attractive benefits program. Internship, Docent, Volunteer, and fellowship opportunities are also available.


The positions listed below are currently open for application.

Qualified candidates of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply for vacant positions at all levels. Due to the high volume of applicants, we will only be able to contact those candidates whose skills and background best fit the needs of the open positions. No phone calls, please. To be considered for an open position at the Walters, please submit a cover letter, resume, and salary requirement to jobs@thewalters.org or send by mail to:

The Walters Art Museum
600 N. Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21202
Attn: Human Resources

Fellowships and Internships

The Walters offers a variety of fellowship and internship opportunities. The positions listed below are currently open for application.


If you want to contribute your time, energy, and skills to create a place where people of every background can be touched by art, the Walters offers a range of volunteer opportunities.


Connect art and life for Walters visitors by becoming a docent. Docents lead interactive, conversational tours of the collection and special exhibitions for visitors of all ages. No formal art background is necessary to become a docent, but an appreciation for art is required, as is a desire to learn alongside others.

The Walters Art Museum is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our policy prohibits discrimination based on race, creed, color, national origin, religion, age, sex or gender (including pregnancy), veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identify, marital status, mental or physical disabilities, or any other legally protected characteristic. This policy applies to all employment actions and complies with all provisions of federal, state, and local laws enforcing nondiscrimination in employment practices. Volunteering opportunities and employment at the Walters is contingent on a favorable investigative background check. The museum is a drug-free and smoke-free workplace. The Walters Art Museum is an at-will employer.