Volunteer Application

Volunteers are a crucial part of NOMA’s community, and there are many ways to get involved with the museum as a volunteer. Please fill out the form below, and our volunteer coordinator will contact you. If you have any questions, call 504.658.4220 or email volunteer@noma.org.

Some volunteer opportunities include:

Check Room: Check visitor items and provide directions and information about exhibitions to museum guests.
Wayfinding: Provide directional information and help with crowd control; provide information about special exhibtions.
Sculpture Garden Office: Greet guests as they enter the garden; keep count of guests and hand out maps as needed. This position is responsible for handling money and selling items to guests.
Lapis Center for the Arts: Direct guests from the handicapped entrance to the admissions desk, while also providing information about the auditorium complex.
Sculpture Garden Pavilion: Greet visitors to the indoor art gallery space within the Besthoff Sculpture Garden; provide information about the museum, art, and park to guests.
Events: Assist with NOMA’s signature yearly events such as LOVE in the Garden, Odyssey, and Art in Bloom.


Volunteer Application

Please fill out the information below and we'll get back to you as soon as we can about volunteer opportunities at NOMA and the Besthoff Sculpture Garden.
  • You must be at least 16 years old to volunteer at the New Orleans Museum of Art. Teens of all ages are invited to volunteer in the Besthoff Sculpture Garden assisting with garden maintenance. For more information about volunteering in the sculpture garden, contact Pamela Buckman at 504.658.4153 or pbuckman@noma.org.