Join us in inspiring future generations of innovators and explorers!


Volunteers are very special people and assist the Orlando Science Center in its mission to inspire science learning for life. Our volunteers touch the lives of children and families in a positive way by giving of their personal time.

As the “face of the Science Center” volunteers help guide, teach and enlighten museum guests. Our volunteers range in age from 13 to 90 and bring with them life experience and their enthusiasm to volunteer for the community.

We are looking for energetic, dedicated, exciting individuals who have a passion for science and technology to help bring the Science Center’s exhibits to life by greeting visitors or assisting with administrative projects. Both morning and afternoon shifts are available Monday through Sunday


In return for a generous donation of your time, the Orlando Science Center gives back!

Benefits Include:

  • Complimentary Tickets to the Orlando Science Center
  • Discounts in the Science Store and Subway™
  • Free family membership after 100 hours of service



Once your application has been received you will be contacted by the Volunteer Manager to schedule a meeting to discuss the Orlando Science Center’s volunteer program and current opportunities that align with your hobbies, interests and skills.

Check out our Frequently Asked Questions to learn more about volunteering at the Orlando Science Center. Please remember that not all applicants are accepted into the program as volunteers are selected based on the needs of the organization. Each volunteer’s interests and availability is considered when placing a volunteer; however, Orlando Science Center reserves the right to place volunteers in the area that is best suited for a volunteer’s current skill level and the needs of the museum.

A one-day orientation and training is mandatory for all volunteers to attend.


Join our Special Event Volunteer Team!

Individuals who are 21 years of age or older, who are unable to commit to the minimum volunteer requirement of 6 months for at least 6 hours a month, can now join our Special Events Volunteer Team. Special event volunteers will be notified every time the Orlando Science Center is hosting an event that requires volunteer assistance. Special event volunteers then have the opportunity to sign up to assist with the events that fit into their schedules.

Each member of the Special Events Volunteer Team will earn two complimentary passes for admission to the Orlando Science Center as a thank you for their contribution to the organization. In addition, volunteers who assist with 10 or more events during a 12 month period will also earn a free family membership!

Simply contact Danielle Kapusin, Manager of Volunteers at 407.514.2223 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  to sign up for this extraordinary opportunity. Examples of some of the events the Special Events Team might assist with include, but are not limited to:

  • Otronicon (January)
  • Cosmic Golf Tournament (March)
  • Science of Wine (May)
  • Track Shack’s Celebration of Running 5K (August)
  • Spooktacular (October)
  • Neanderthal Ball (November)
  • $5.00 Days (various times throughout the year)
  • Science Night Live (various times throughout the year)
  • Member Events (various times throughout the year)

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Frequently Asked Questions


Who volunteers at the Orlando Science Center?

Upon meeting with the Manager of Volunteer Resources a list of current volunteer opportunities within the organization will be provided to applicants. The one common thread that ties every volunteer together is that each is a lifelong learner, wishing to share his or her love of science, technology, engineering, and math with every visitor.


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