Please email cover letter and resume to Tara Putegnat at


Fellowships and Internships

There are no fellowship or paid internship opportunities at this time.  Please check back periodically for future announcements!  Unpaid internships are available in the following areas:  collections management, education and programming and special event planning.  If you are interested in interning with the Brownsville Historical Association, please contact us 956-541-5560, for more information.


Volunteer Opportunities

The Brownsville Historical Association accepts volunteers on a rolling basis and for a variety of needs.  Volunteer areas include care-taking and restoration, programming and education, school tours, exhibit docents, and gift shop assistance.

For more information about current volunteer opportunities, please contact the BHA.

Interested in an Internship or becoming a BHA Volunteer?

Download the form below:

BHA Intern & Volunteer Form



The Brownsville Historical Association has multiple volunteer opportunities for groups throughout the year.  Whether your business is looking to volunteer for several hours or a longer time period of time we can work with your representative to find the right opportunity.


To discuss your engagement plan with the Brownsville Historical Association contact the Executive Director, Tara Putegnat at 956-372-1515 or

Hours of Operation:

Tuesday - Saturday: 10:00am to 4:00pm

Sundays - Mondays: CLOSED



Hours of Operation:

Tuesday - Saturday: 10:00am to 4:00pm

Sundays - Mondays: CLOSED

1325 E. Washington Street, Brownsville, Texas 78520

1 (956) 541-5560

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