As far as the eye can reach it extends, a heaving, swelling sea of green . . . . the whole landscape showed design, like man's nobelist sculptures. How wonderful the power of its beauty! Gazing awestricken, I might have left everything for it.

~ John Muir, 1867

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Employment Opportunities



The Fresno Historical Society is seeking a weekend tour guide beginning in January 2019 to conduct public tours of the Kearney Mansion Museum on Saturday and Sunday afternoons. The guide will need to be available from 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm. The guide must be comfortable with speaking to small or large groups of people of different ages and backgrounds and must be able to climb stairs from the first floor to the second floor. A general knowledge of California/Fresno history would be helpful, but not required. Reliable transportation to and from the museum is required (the museum is located in Kearney Park and is not located on a bus route).The tour guide will receive special training in order to interpret the history of the 1903 Kearney Mansion and the life of M.Theo Kearney. The guide should be available for tours during special events that occur several times a year. This is a paid hourly position at $12.00 an hour. Interested applicants, please contact Executive Director Ruth Lang at (559) 441-0862 or Equal Opportunity Employer.

Last Updated Wednesday, January 23, 2019 - 02:43 PM.