Applications for Fall Semester Internships are now open!

Deadline for applications is August 15th.

We are currently reviewing applications for interns interested in working in the following departments during the Fall 2018 semester:

  • Archives
  • Costumes & Textiles
  • Public Relations
  • Public Programs and Education
  • Public Programs Controversy/ History

How to apply?

  1. Review internship descriptions and determine which departments you’d like to work with. You may apply to (up to) 3 different departments. In your application you will be asked to explain your choices.
  2. Fill out the online application and upload an unofficial transcript, cover letter, resume and a short essay describing Richmond in 3 words.

Internship Schedules

Interns work during the business week, Monday through Friday, between the hours of 9:00 am and 4:30 pm. Schedules are arranged between the intern and their supervisor.


Benefits include: 10% discounts in the Museum Store and the Valentine Garden Cafe and free admission to the Valentine Galleries during the internship period.


Intern parking is fully covered by the Valentine at the MCV Hospital and Museum visitor deck.