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  Benefits and Requirements
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Volunteer Benefits

  • Free admission to the Museum and Sea Center
  • 10% discount at Museum and Sea Center stores
  • 20% discount on educational classes and programs
  • Free admission to select lectures, films, and programs
  • Free admission to Planetarium shows
  • Two one-time admission passes to share with friends and family
  • Continuing education opportunities: field trips, classes, programs
  • Membership discounts



  • Adult volunteers must be at least 18 years old
  • Youth volunteers must be at least 15 years old
  • Adult-Youth Partners must be one adult partnering one youth 12-15 years old
  • All adult volunteers who work with the public are required to be fingerprinted
  • Public volunteers must purchase volunteer uniform (~$15) and wear it at all times while on duty
  • Commitment of at least one 2-hour shift  per week for public exhibits; events, collections and internal volunteer requirements vary
  • A thirst for discovery and a passion for the natural world!

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