Volunteer or Intern at the Museum

The Mütter Museum welcomes volunteers and offers many opportunities to contribute for both students and adults in a variety of scientific and technical disciplines. 

Volunteer Docents 

Docents at the Mütter Museum act as tour guides and teach classes to school groups on topics related to the Museum mission and history. Volunteers are accepted year-round. 

Mütter Institute Volunteer/Intern

Internships for The Mütter Museum in Fall 2016 are fulfilled, but we thank you for your interest.

Other Opportunities

The Historical Medical Library seeks graduate-level student interns with previous library or archival experience to work with staff on projects including archival processing, research, and creation of web pages. Library interns are accepted year-round. 

To Apply

Prospective volunteers and interns must fill out the Volunteer Form in full and email the completed form to

The Mütter Museum helps the public appreciate the mysteries and beauty of the human body while understanding the history of diagnosis and treatment of disease.

  • 19 S 22nd Street
  • Philadelphia, PA 19103
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  • Monday through Sunday
  • 10am–5pm
  • We are closed on Thanksgiving, December 24, December 25 and January 1