Department of History

West Chester University

506 Main Hall
Phone: 610-436-3220
Fax: 610-436-3069


Department of History Internship Program

Websites of Internship Opportunities

Internship Placements
Institutions with which History and American Studies majors have held internships include:

  • Academy of Natural Sciences
  • Atwater Kent (Philadelphia History) Museum
  • Brandywine Battlefield State Park
  • Brandywine River Museum
  • Chadds Ford Historical Society
  • Chester County Historical Society
  • Cliveden of the National Trust
  • Colonial Williamsburg
  • Eastern State Penitentiary
  • Eckley Miner's Village
  • Ephrata Cloister
  • ExplorePAHistory.com
  • Greater Philadelphia Film Office
  • Historic Fort Mifflin
  • Historical Society of Pennsylvania
  • Historic Yellow Springs
  • Lancaster Historical Society
  • Lehigh County Historical Society
  • Lightfoot Mill at Anselma
  • Mid-Atlantic Air Museum
  • Moravian Historical Society
  • National Constitution Center
  • Newlin Mill
  • Pennsylvania State Archives
  • Pottsgrove Manor
  • Salem County Historical Society
  • Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of American History
  • Soldiers and Scholars Oral History Project