Our museums will be closed until further notice to minimize the spread of COVID-19. Our first priority is the well-being and safety of our guests, staff and volunteers. Stay up to date with NHMLAC's response to COVID-19.​​​ Nuestros museos estarán cerrados hasta nuevo aviso para minimizar la propagación del COVID-19. Ve la respuesta de NHMLAC ante el coronavirus (COVID-19).

Volunteer Application Form

Volunteers are an integral part of the Natural History Museums of Los Angeles County (NHMLAC). Whether engaging with our guests in the exhibits or supporting museum research, our volunteer team inspires wonder and discovery for thousands of people every year!

Institution you are applying to volunteer for:
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Our volunteer program is open to applicants who are at least 16 years old. Are you 16 or older?

Our volunteer program is open only to applicants who are at least 16 years of age.
Please apply again once you turn 16!

Have you ever been a volunteer with the Natural History Museum, The La Brea Tar Pits & Museum, or the William S. Hart Museum?
Have you ever been employed by The Natural History Museum, The La Brea Tar Pits & Museum, or The William S. Hart Museum?
Have you ever been dismissed from any other volunteer program?

AVAILABILITY

Volunteers grow their skills and knowledge more quickly, and have a better experience, when they are able to commit to a regular volunteer schedule. All active volunteers are expected to be reliable and punctual for their chosen service commitments
I am available to commit to a regular, weekly volunteer shift.
I am available to volunteer for at least three months.