The Museum offers internship opportunities for college and graduate students interested in careers in art museums, as well as seniors attending New York City high schools.

Internships for College and Graduate Students

Based upon their academic training and interests, as well as the availability of projects, college- and graduate-level interns work in one of the Metropolitan's departments—curatorial, education, conservation, administration, or library.

Internships for High School Students

Ever wonder what it's like behind the scenes at one of the world's largest and finest art museums? A paid internship at the Met is your chance to find out.


What do the Museum's curators, teen advisors, librarians, digital media professionals, and senior staff all have in common? They blog for the Met!

Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History

Revel in the history of world art with the Met's curators.