The Michener Art Museum staff is dedicated to providing a world-class visitor experience. Our volunteers assist the staff in a variety of important ways. Many play an essential role in providing excellent visitor engagement with the Michener’s collection, special exhibitions and programs. Everyone who walks through our doors is greeted warmly and provided with the most up-to-date information available about the Museum. Enthusiastic and outgoing, our volunteers are the Museum’s ambassadors to the community.


All applicants must complete the Pennsylvania Act 33 Child Abuse Clearance. Submit your application online at Creating an account and submitting your application online will give you immediate access to the status of your results.

All applicants must complete the Pennsylvania Act 34 State Criminal Background Check. Submit your application online at You will receive your clearance via mail at the address you provide. This process may take up to 14 business days.

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2019-2020 Volunteer/Volunteer Docent Application