At Glensheen, your work matters.

A place as inspiring as Glensheen could never thrive without amazing people. Every employee at Glensheen helps continue the Congdon legacy and build the ever growing legend of Minnesota’s #1 house museum. Where else can you eat your lunch on the shoreline of Lake Superior or have a staff meeting over a bonfire?

If you would like to join a team of talented individuals who are passionate about history, art, architecture and a one-of-a-kind landscape on Lake Superior, consider joining the Glensheen team. Your work here will last for generations to come.

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To learn more about current job openings or to apply for a position at Glensheen, follow the directions below or visit


  1. Click “Apply Online”.
  2. Sign In to access your account, or if you are not an existing user select the New User link to create one.
  3. Review the job description and select the Apply button to begin your application.


Glensheen offers a variety of internships in the areas of museums/collections, research, fundraising, events and event planning, marketing, and graphic design/multi-media.

Availability of internships varies based upon seasons and departmental needs.

To apply for an internship, please click on the following link to download the application.
Glensheen Intern Application

Now Hiring For

Student Retail Sales

Love fun and on-trend merchandize?  We’re hiring for the gift shop where you’ll put your customer service and display passions to use helping guests find just the right thing to remember their time at Glensheen.

Does being organized make your smile? Love to keep the paperclips contained in their own little area, way away from the Post-it notes. Enjoy getting people and things where they need to be? Oh, do we have a job for you! Be our go-to-person for handling cash, selling tickets and helping out in the gift shop using your excellent organization, communication and customer service skills. – Search for job ID 318757

Student Tour Guide

Love telling a good story? Boy, do we have one for you. Come learn Glensheen’s fascinating tale, which shaped the Iron Range, the state and indeed the nation. Your stage? A 39-room mansion on 12-acre estate on Lake Superior. Click here to see if you have what it takes to be a Glensheen tour guide. – Search for job ID 318753

Internship Opportunities

A variety of internships are offered at Glensheen:

  • Collections
  • Research
  • Fundraising
  • Events & Event Planning
  • Marketing
  • Graphics & Multi-Media

To apply for an internship, please click on the following link to download the application.
Glensheen Intern Application

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Glensheen’s job openings change regularly.