We are workers at

CULTURAL INSTITUTIONS

SCIENCE CENTERS

PLANETARIUMS

MUSEUMS

AQUARIUMS

ZOOS

BOTANICAL GARDENS

LIBRARIES

AND MORE

We are fighting for

HIGHER PAY

BETTER SCHEDULING

BETTER HEALTH CARE

SECURE RETIREMENTS

BETTER WORKING CONDITIONS

About Cultural Workers United

We represent employees at the Library of Congress, the New York Public Library, the MET, the Brooklyn Museum, the Museum of Contemporary Art in L.A. (MOCA), the Museum of Tolerance, the American Museum of Natural History, the Milwaukee Public Museum, the Detroit Historical Society, and many others across the country. AFSCME represents members in botanical gardens, zoos, planetariums, science centers, museums, libraries and other cultural institutions such as the New York Botanical Garden, the Bronx Zoo, and the New York Aquarium. AFSCME stands strong behind cultural workers fighting for better working conditions, pay, and scheduling.

Why Organize?

Join the Union Movement

Across the country, we’re joining together to improve our communities. When we unite with our coworkers, we gain a voice in the workplace. Are you ready to join us?