Listed below are the volunteer opportunities currently available. Please visit this page often as opportunities may be added at any time. Also, be aware that opportunities are listed here throughout the interview process until they are actually filled.

To be considered for any volunteer opportunity, please complete the online volunteer application. (To submit your resume in addition to your application, attach it in MS Word format to an e-mail and submit it to: If your application is selected by the host department as a finalist you will be contacted for an interview. This may take several weeks.

Unfortunately, we do not offer any volunteer opportunities specific to teens. Teens aged 15–18 are welcome to apply for posted volunteer opportunities for which they have the required experience, skills and time/schedule availability. For information regarding teen employment opportunities, please see Teen Programs.

Thank you for your interest in our volunteer opportunities.

Open Positions
Titlesort descending Department Status
Artful Adventures Home School Parent Volunteer Education Part Time
Conservation Scientific Research Volunteer Assistant Conservation and Collections Mgmt, Scientific Research Temporary
Public Programs Usher Member and Visitor Services Part Time
South Asian Collection Research Volunteer Curatorial Part Time
Visitor Services Administrative Volunteer Member and Visitor Services Part Time