The Philadelphia Center

Discover Your Direction in Life


Indulge your passion for history in one of the country’s most historic cities. Opportunities for educational, curatorial, research, and pre-law placements abound!

We offer a variety of placement opportunities for those interested in this area. To learn more, please use the search engine above to read descriptions of sample internships. You may type in any word in the search engine but some key words are listed below as recommendations:

Museum Studies
Social Justice

Here are just a few of the organizations and companies our students have worked with:
African American Museum in Philadelphia
Cliveden House
Defender’s Association
District Attorney’s Office
Independence National Historic Park
Independence Seaport Museum
Mutter Museum of Medical Oddities
Please Touch Museum
University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology