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We do not have any ongoing volunteer opportunities at this time; our only volunteer opportunities will be for occasional events. We sure have missed seeing our volunteers every day, and we hope to resume more regular volunteer opportunities in the future.

Please note: Proof of full COVID-19 vaccination OR submission of a weekly negative COVID-19 test result are required to be accepted as a volunteer. Requests for reasonable accommodations will be considered.

Why volunteer?

  • Learn early childhood education techniques
  • Work with children and their families
  • Make lasting connections with staff and other volunteers
  • Volunteering looks great on a college application or resume
  • Give back to your community
  • Opportunity to use your specialized talents and skills

Volunteering comes with perks!

  • 20% discount in our Café and Gift Shop
  • Free parking
  • Become an essential part of the Museum team
  • Enjoy volunteer recognition efforts
  • Receive on-the-job training and feedback from staff

who can volunteer?

  • Our minimum age is 13
  • Volunteer with a corporate group, your family, school, church or friends
  • Volunteers must complete an application
  • Volunteers over 18 must undergo a background check
  • School-appointed community service hours are gladly accepted, based on availability
  • Court-ordered community service volunteers are not accepted at the Museum

Please note: While hours are flexible, volunteers interested in an on-going position must commit to a minimum of 50 hours of service. Event volunteers do not need to commit to a set number of hours.

already a volunteer?

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volunteer opportunities

While there may not be a position available at this time, you can sign up through our database and we will contact you as opportunities become available.

Please note: The Museum is not currently offering any paid or unpaid internship opportunities.

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  • Special Events

    Join our team of wonderful volunteers who help with our annual events like the Harvest Hoot, Noon Year’s Eve and our adults-only evenings. This is a great way to spend time at the Museum on some of our most exciting days of the year! Please fill out an application above and we will contact you as opportunities arise.

  • ongoing opportunities

    Our ongoing volunteer opportunities are on hold. Please check back later for weekly/bi-weekly volunteer opportunities!


Open 7 days a week from 9 am - 4 pm.

No adults are allowed in the Museum without a child, and no children without an adult.


Tickets not available for purchase online.

  • Under Age 1: Free
  • Age 1: $17.75
  • Ages 2 - 59: $19.75
  • Age 60+: $17.75
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