Historical Horticulture Internship

Hiring Organization: Plimoth Plantation
Employment type: Internship
Job Location: Plymouth, MA
Application Deadline: April 1, 2020



The Internship Program at Plimoth supports students or career-change professionals with an interest in America’s early histories, Indigenous studies, museum education, theater, horticulture, and a passion for sharing it with the public. Plimoth's interns enjoy an intensive experience as diverse as the Museum itself as they take part in the day-to-day work of one of our nation's most important living history museums. This immersive summer program combines hands-on fieldwork with enrichment opportunities, professional development, and career readiness.

By participating in the Internship Program at Plimoth, interns will:

  • Gain invaluable professional experience while applying their chosen field of study in a unique museum setting
  • Explore our unique approach to public history and the humanities in weekly fieldwork sessions with the Museum’s Directors and Curators;
  • Make life-long friends and expand their professional networks;
  • Participate in a vibrant living-learning community at  the Center for 17th-Century Studies at Plimoth

Length of Internship:

May 18 - July 24, 2020

Work Schedule:

Part time, flexible hours between 8am and 4pm. Some weekend or evening work may be required. 


This is an unpaid internship. University credit is available.

View the website here: https://www.plimoth.org/internships

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