Employment | Wisconsin Historical Society


WHS Employment Opportunities

You can help create the future of history at the Wisconsin Historical Society! Join a statewide team committed to connecting people to the past by collecting, preserving, and sharing stories.

We're looking for people who are energetic, passionate, and dedicated to history. Learn more about job, internship, fellowship, and volunteer opportunities.

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Current Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in working for the Wisconsin Historical Society.

To view our most recent job openings, visit WHS (wisc.jobs), the official employment site of Wisconsin State Government.
This link will exit you from the Wisconsin Historical Society website.

The Wisconsin Historical Society is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer seeking a diverse and talented workforce.



Visit Us

Wisconsin Historical Society headquarters building in Madison.

Historical Society Headquarters
816 State Street
Madison, WI 53706

At the Historical Society Headquarters you'll find the Library, Archives and most of the Society's program offices. Learn about Parking.

Historic Sites and Museums
Our 12 historic sites and museums are found throughout the state. See the Museum and Historic Sites page for location and details on each site.

Equal Opportunity

WHS is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity employer seeking a diverse and talented workforce. Veterans, women, people of color, LGBTQIA+, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. We provide reasonable accommodations to qualified applicants and employees with disabilities. 

See the 2024-2026 WHS Equity and Inclusion Plan

Have Questions?

For general queries about employment or volunteer opportunities, please contact Human Resources:

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