Volunteer At Burpee

Thank you for being so interested in volunteering at Burpee Museum.

Join Our Team!

We value each and every passionate applicant!  Burpee Volunteers have a variety of roles, from working in the fossil preparation lab, sharing fun facts with visitors, helping scientists with research, and working behind the scenes. Our volunteer crew is critical to the success of all departments across the Museum and contributes to our mission to inspire lifelong learning about the natural sciences.

Burpee Earth Day Clean Up – April 22nd, 10 am – 3 pm

Help clean up the grounds on Earth Day! All volunteers are welcome—Contact sandra.mathews@burpee.org for more information and to sign up.

Junior Volunteer

AGES 8-13

There is a role for everyone at Burpee! This is a chance to grow your skills and meet new friends!

Volunteer Apprentice

AGES 14-17

Earn school and community service hours, and learn skills transferable to future labs! You belong at Burpee!

Adult Volunteer

AGES 18+

Join our community of science-minded people. We have a wide range of opportunities and can’t wait to meet you!

Science Lab Volunteer

AGES 18+

From fossil prep to collections database to lab maintenance, there are opportunities to get yourself involved behind the scenes in the science research labs.