Gallery and Museum Guide

Gallery or Museum Guides answer inquiries and direct and guide visitors in galleries or museums.

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    Overview

    Gallery or Museum Guides answer inquiries and direct and guide visitors in galleries or museums.

    Day-to-day

    • meets and greets visitors
    • controls visitors' access to exhibits
    • plans, organises and conducts tours
    • arranges entry to places of interest
    • answers questions, provides commentaries, issues brochures and tour literature, shows audio-visual presentations, and explains components and procedures at tour sites
    • may assist with installing and dismantling exhibits.

    Considerations

    • Stressful

    To become a Gallery and Museum Guide

    • You can work as a Gallery or Museum Guide without formal qualifications, however, a course in art, information and cultural service, tourism or guiding may be useful. University and Vocational Education and Training (VET) are both common study pathways.

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