Volunteer at the Greensboro Children's Museum

The Greensboro Children’s Museum is an exciting and colorful place that inspires creativity, fosters curiosity and engages the minds of children. Opportunities to be involved as a volunteer are numerous and will continue throughout the school year and into the summer. We appreciate and value your willingness to be a part of the mission of the Greensboro Children’s Museum!

Volunteers are a driving force at the museum and the visitor experience is enhanced by outgoing, enthusiastic and friendly volunteers in the exhibits. Volunteers play an important role in the daily activities, programs and behind the scenes work at GCM. Your involvement with the Greensboro Children's Museum can be a rewarding, helpful and fun experience working with staff, other volunteers and museum guests.

  • GCM Volunteers will gain experience and development of skills. These skills could include problem solving, critical thinking, time management, organization, communication, and teamwork. If you have specific skills that you would like to focus on, please let us know.
  • Volunteers are an extension of our staff.  We ask all volunteers to conduct themselves in a mature and professional manner always. The courteous enforcement of rules, service to and safety of guests is each staff member's primary job.

Volunteer Roles:

  • Floor and Exhibits
  • Marketing and General Administration Assistant
  • Garden Assistant
  • Education Assistant


  • Application, including cell phone policy and agreement, completed by Volunteer
  • Attendance at Volunteer Training
  • Able to commit to at least 30 volunteer hours

How to Apply:

Click here to fill out a volunteer application.

Next Volunteer Training:

Thursday, September 13 at 5:30p

Thursday, October 4 at 5:30p




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