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Gallery, museum and tour guides

Gallery, museum and tour guides direct and guide visitors in galleries and museums, and escort visitors on sightseeing, educational and other tours.

What do gallery, museum and tour guides do?

  • meet and greet visitors and control their access to exhibits
  • answer questions, provide commentaries, issue brochures and tour literature, show audiovisual presentations, and explain features and procedures at tour sites
  • ensure safety of collections
  • maintain attendance records
  • plan, organise and conduct tours and itineraries and arrange entry to places of interest
  • arrange transportation and accommodation for visitors following planned itineraries

Very low

projected job openings

$41-$52k

qualified full-time wage

41%

employed full-time

Ways to get started

Ways to get started