SARATOGA SPRINGS — The Friends of the New York State Military Museum and Veterans Research Center is looking for people interested in becoming a museum docent now that the museum has reopened to the public after being closed for more than a year because of the pandemic.
The museum is located at 61 Lake Avenue in Saratoga Springs. A docent helps visitors to the museum. He or she explains the exhibit layout and answers visitors' questions. The Friends of the New York State Military Museum, a non-profit organization that supports programs at the museum, said a docent generally has an interest in military history and may be passionate about some aspect of the nation's military history.
Those interested in becoming a docent can call the museum bookstore at 518-226-0490 or stop by the museum in person. The museum hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. The museum is closed Sunday and Monday. Admission is free.