THE MARK TWAIN HOUSE AND MUSEUM
351 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT 06105
INTERNSHIP CONTACT: Grace Belanger, Assistant Manager of Visitor Services 860-280-3130;
AGENCY FUNCTION: The Mark Twain House and Museum, a historic house museum, was the primary residence of Mark Twain (Samuel L. Clemens) and the Clemens family from 1874-1891. Twain wrote seven major works while living in his Hartford home, including Tom Sawyer, Huckleberry Finn, and A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court. The Mark Twain House and Museum offers a full range of educational programs and has an extensive collection of Victorian household furnishings, letters, photographs, books, and Clemens family memorabilia. Please visit us at www.marktwainhouse.org
INTERN ACTIVITIES: Internships are available for various and special projects as needed in the following departments: administrative, collections, development, education, museum shop, photo archives, public information, and visitors’ center. Call for information about specific projects.
HOURS PER WEEK: Varies
INTERNSHIP AVAILABLE: FALL: Yes; SPRING: Yes; SUMMER: Yes