Volunteer Opportunities

Become a volunteer!

Miami Children’s Museum provides volunteers with a unique opportunity to be a part of a creative dynamic team. Come play, learn, imagine and create with us! We are currently recruiting volunteers who will commit to 30 hours per 90 days on weekends/ or weekdays.

We are in the process of recruiting volunteers for spring and summer 2014!

Seeking volunteers ages 12 and up

We are seeking fun, and kid friendly individuals who are interested in volunteering on Saturday and Sunday. We have exciting opportunities for individuals and groups to volunteer as well.

Many of our volunteer opportunities are listed below, but the volunteer program is only limited to our imaginations---feel free to contact us with your ideas!

- Gallery Gurus

You will have the opportunity to learn the ins and outs of the daily operations of the museum as you interact with our guests. Gallery Gurus are responsible for ensuring our guests have the best experience possible.

- Creative Classroom Assistant

Help to prepare and conduct child-friendly classes, presentations and demonstrations.

-Birthday Buddy

Help children celebrate their birthdays at the museum!

Mascot Representative

Dress up as our mascot MiChiMu. Help make a child's birthday special by visiting the birthday party rooms.

Application guidelines

If you're interested please download an application and attend one of our monthly orientations.

Orientation meetings are held on the 3rd Sunday of each month from 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. rain or shine unless otherwise noted on our website. Our next orientations will be held on these dates from 10:00am-11:30am:

  • June 15, 2014 (For summer weekend opportunities)

  • July 20, 2014 (For summer weekend opportunities)

  • August 17, 2014

We are committed to sharing our resources with you so that you can grow from this experience while providing our visitors with an outstanding experience. We consider volunteers like you to be a major resource and we are happy that you are interested in sharing some of your time and talent with us.

Download either of the following PDF files for an application form.

DownloadMCM Youth Volunteer Application - Ages 12 to 17

DownloadMCM Adult Volunteer Application - Ages 18 and older

To learn more about volunteering contact our volunteer department at
305.373.KIDS (5437), ext. 128 or email volunteer@miamichildrensmuseum.org