Enhance the visitor's experience in Prehistoric Journey as they travel through time, beginning with Earth's birth and following through to the rise of the modern world, by working with visitors in the exhibit, facilitating a variety of dinosaur and fossil related touch carts, and leading school tours on occasion.
Friendly, outgoing, experience working with the public
Lectures and technique training, on-the-job training
One four and a half -hour shift 8:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. or 12:30 -5:00 p.m. Friday, Saturday, Sunday or 8:30 a.m. -1:00 p.m. Wednesday
Available to individual applicants 16 and older; family groups
Adult Application Instructions (applicants 18 and older)
To apply for any of the above positions, please complete our Adult Volunteer Application (PDF | 627KB) and mail to:
Volunteer Services Department
Denver Museum of Nature & Science
2001 Colorado Blvd
Denver, CO 80205-5798
Please remember that volunteer placement is a selective process and not all applicants are accepted into the program. The Museum reserves the right to place volunteers in the area staff feels is best suited to the applicant's skills and the needs of the Museum. A minimum commitment of one year is required for most volunteer positions.
More than 150 Museum volunteers are members of a family group volunteering together, making a critical contribution to the volunteer corps. Children six through 13 are welcome to volunteer as members of a family group, with a responsible adult who participates as a volunteer. Separate applications should be submitted for each individual, including the children. Adults 18 and older, please complete the Adult Waiver & Volunteer Application (PDF | 627KB). Youth between the ages of 6-14, please complete the Youth Volunteer Application (PDF | 627KB).