We’re Hiring

People are at the heart of our work. Our investment in the stories of the people who advanced freedom in the past is inherently connected to our investment in the people sharing those stories and advancing our mission today. Come be part of history. Browse current careers and apply today.

Museum Program Associate

Washington, D.C. Part Time

Marketing and Communications Specialist

Washington, DC Temporary

Events Manager

Washington, DC Full Time

—A Cottage staff member

We make a difference by offering the very place President Lincoln made nation-changing decisions to the public so that they, too, can change the world.

—A Cottage staff member

I love working at the Cottage because I get to support incredible work being done to keep Lincoln’s legacy of brave ideas alive. But, I also get to work with wonderfully dedicated, thoughtful, creative, and smart colleagues who share a passion for this special place.

—A Cottage staff member

Working at the Cottage afforded me the opportunity to grow and learn new skills, while being connected directly to a place that has so much meaning for where our country is today.

—A Cottage staff member

Working at President Lincoln’s Cottage has given me the opportunity to work at a historical place that takes that history and makes it relevant-not just in how we interpret the story, but in how we use that story to shape our work in the present. It has allowed me to be a part of meaningful, ground-breaking work.

—A Cottage staff member

This place is alive with history and hope. It is an invigorating place to work!