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USS Midway Museum

Safety Team members

Are you retired? How are you coping with COVID-19? Are you looking for something to do? The USS MIDWAY Museum is open and we're looking for volunteers, specifically in the Safety, Docent, Ship's Restoration and Air Wing Departments. The greatest need is in Safety as our Safety stations have increased with the protocols and restrictions imposed by the virus. A six month commitment is required. Visit our website, www.midway.org, email us at volunteering@midway.org or give us a call at (619) 398-8289. Training is provided for all positions.

2 Shifts

  • 09:00 AM to 01:00 PM
    One shift a week, flexible, requested!
  • 01:00 PM to 05:00 PM
    Ons shift a week , flexible, requested.
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About USS Midway Museum


910 North Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101, US

Mission Statement

Preserve the historic USS Midway and the legacy of those who serve, inspire and educate future generations, and entertain our museum guests.


The USS Midway Museum is an adventure for the entire family! Explore over 60 exhibits & 27 restored aircraft aboard an authentic US Navy Aircraft Carrier. Located in downtown San Diego.

The USS Midway Museum started in 1992 as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit business, and opened as a museum in 2004. Since then, the Midway has become one of the top tourist destinations in Southern California, and the most visited ship museum in the United States.
The USS Midway served in the US Navy from 1945-1992, making it the longest serving aircraft carrier in naval history. The museum employs dioramas, audio/visual technology, and volunteer docents, many of which served on the Midway, to help guests better understand what life was like for those who served on board.
The museum also has full-motion flight simulators, a cafe and gift shop, and is conveniently located in one of the most beautiful spots in San Diego.
The Midway also has a top-notch education program and is heavily involved in the community and in programs that support our men and women in uniform. In her short time in operation, the USS Midway Museum aims to become recognized as America's Living Symbol of Freedom.

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This opportunity has 2 shifts


USS MIDWAY Museum910 North Harbor DriveSan Diego, CA 92101



  • First Aid / CPR
  • Customer Service
  • Ushering
  • Community Outreach
  • People Skills
  • Public Speaking


  • People 55+


  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Most positions request at least one shift, flexible at the volunteer's discretion, a week.
  • Cheerful, outgoing and ready to enjoy the rewards and friendship of a close, compatible group of diverse volunteers.

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