Docent Program


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Docent - Main Photo

Gallery docents serve the community as tour guides and educators. Volunteers provide a high level of customer service. The minimum age is 18 years. Specific time commitments will be required. Duties of volunteers in this position include:

  • Serve as tour guides for visitors to the Gallery and Tempe Center for the Arts including outdoor and backstage areas, when appropriate.
  • Serve as community liaison for teachers, artists and/or visitors.
  • Provide insightful, informative and inquiry-based tours to a wide variety of ages.
  • Assist security and gallery staff with the safety of visitors and artwork.
  • Assist gallery staff with research, community outreach, installation and/or de-installation of exhibitions.


Docents - PhotoInterested in becoming a TCA Gallery Docent?  Fill out an application and email it to our Gallery Coordinator. Or you may mail it to:

Tempe Center for the Arts
700 W Rio Salado Pkwy
Tempe, AZ 85281
Attention: Gallery Coordinator


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