Interested in volunteering at Madison Children's Museum? Become a Museum Fellow!


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It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


100 North Hamilton StreetMADISON, WI 53703
Volunteer at Madison Children's Museum!


Are you an artist or crafter? Do you work with animals or love to garden? Ever wonder what it's like to run in a human-size gerbil wheel? The Madison Children's Museum is looking for enthusiastic and engaging volunteers to be Museum Fellows. This position is for those individuals who are interested in volunteering in our Art Studio, Rooftop Ramble, Wildernest, or Possible-opolis.

Museum Fellows will help facilitate programming and work one-on-one with children and families in the exhibit spaces. Additional tasks may include assisting with set-up and clean-up of activities and restocking materials. Volunteers should be available 9:30 am through 5:00 pm. Weekday and weekend shifts available. Volunteers need to complete a volunteer application, consent to a background check, and attend an orientation.


  • Gardening
  • General Education
  • Animal Care / Handling
  • Visual Arts
  • Exhibition Arts

Good Match For

Kids Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 8
  • Orientation or Training
  • flexible
  • Children ages 8-12 need to be able to volunteer with an adult or guardian.

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