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Employment Opportunities

Our mission is to provide a better understanding of the American Civil War – its causes, course, and consequences. We are committed to presenting the history of the American Civil War in an accurate and engaging manner. We are dedicated to working together as a team to support our mission and our employees as we strive to foster a workplace of cooperation, learning, integrity, and respect.

Corporate & Foundation Relations Coordinator

Responsible for developing and implementing engagement and fundraising strategies to enhance and expand contributions to the ACWM annual fund program through support from corporations and foundations. The Coordinator also provides excellent support for donor stewardship efforts and effective donor database management and reporting. Deadline to apply is June 20, 2024

To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to

Guest Services Associate: ACWM – Richmond

This part-time position offers the opportunity to serve as the first point of contact for all visitors and to cultivate an engaging gift shop experience in support of the ACWM’s mission. The GSA is a primary source of information and ambassador to provide on-site assistance to visitors at both of our Richmond sites. This position reports directly to the Guest Services Manager and will be responsible for the duties below at ACWM-Tredegar or the White House of the Confederacy.

To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to

Site Director: ACWM-Appomattox

Responsible for leading the effective administration, management and operation of the American Civil War Museum- Appomattox, this full-time position is based in Appomattox, Virginia. The ACWM-Appomattox site is one of the three locations of the American Civil War Museum which is headquartered in Richmond, Virginia.

To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to

Teacher Advisory Council

Help guide the development of offerings for students and your fellow teachers and be part of the exciting evolution of the American Civil War Museum for the 2024-2025 academic year.

Applications for this year’s Teacher Advisory Council are now closed. Thank you for applying and check back for updates about applying next year!