Museum of Science Internships

Media Relations Internship

Museum of Science, Boston



The Marketing and Media Relations departments handles a variety of communication and promotional activities for temporary and permanent exhibitions, Omni films, Planetarium shows and special events at the Museum of Science in order to drive awareness and attendance.


The Intern assists with day-to-day activities in the department; however, the intern's primary project will be to help execute activities around opening on the Omni film National parks Adventure and the new exhibit the Yawkey Gallery on the Charles River. The Intern is responsible for fielding requests for Museum information, assisting with event logistics, pitching niche media as well as promotions, advertising, and email marketing related to the exhibit. The Intern will work with internal and external partners to help promote the exhibit launch.


  • Assist with events 
  • Update press contacts 
  • Assist with requests for museum information and photos
  • Assist with email marketing and social media tracking
  • Assist with radio promotions
  • Assist in execution of annual advertising plan.


  •  Undergraduate or graduate student 
  • Good organizational, speaking, and presentation skills 
  • Demonstrated ability to take directions and work independently


  • Marketing, Public Relations, or Communications major preferred
  • Previous work experience, Marketing or Public Relations internships preferred


Fall 2018


12-18 hours a week-M-F


$11.00 & $11.25 hourly


Intern benefits include free parking in the Museum garage, close proximity to the Green Line, free admission, discounts in the Museum store and café and much more!

The Museum of Science is fully committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and to attracting, retaining, developing and promoting the most qualified employees without regard to their race, gender, color, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, citizenship status, veteran status, or any other characteristic prohibited by federal, state or local law. We are dedicated to providing a work environment free from discrimination and harassment, and where employees are treated with respect and dignity.

No phone inquiries, please. Qualified applicants will be contacted within two to four weeks of initial application.

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