Become a Volunteer


Wanna become a better naturalist? Do you like interacting with youth or the public?

Come join our community at the Museum! Whether it be teaching, interpreting, gardening, tidepooling, or enjoying a guided hike with fellow volunteers, our volunteer experience is unique to any other. Please explore the full breadth of volunteer opportunities the Museum offers below.

Fill out a Volunteer Application today or Email for more info.


Volunteering your time and energy is one of the many ways you can support the Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History. more »
Neary Lagoon Tour

Docent Opportunities

Share Ohlone traditions, go birding with third graders, test the water quality at Neary Lagoon... more »
intern group at whale


Support Museum goals and earn school credit while learning valuable skills more »