Omaha Children's Museum

Employment & Volunteering At The Museum



The staff at Omaha Children's Museum believes in fun with a purpose. We are always on the lookout for motivated individuals who are dedicated to our mission of engaging the imagination and creating excitement about learning. 


Benefits for all employees, from part-time to full-time include:

  • Complimentary family membership to the museum
  • Resume-building experience
  • Staff outings to places like Vala’s Pumpkin Patch
  • Complimentary passes to Omaha attractions
  • Discounts on YMCA memberships
  • Major holidays off
  • 50% discount off ticketed events & summer camps

Interested in becoming a part of Team OCM?

Please fill out an employment application and send the completed form to or 500 South 20th Street, Omaha, NE 68102.

See a listing of available positions. The positions for characters require applicants to also fill out the virtual Audition Form.

Internship Opportunities

Are you looking for a great way to serve your community and gain real world work experience? At the Omaha Children's Museum, we offer a wide array of internships in many of our departments. From education to finance or from marketing to graphic design, we have an internship to help you grow.

See a listing of available internship positions.


Volunteer Opportunities

When you join the volunteer team at the Omaha Children’s Museum, you earn the title of Play Professional. We look for our Play Professionals to engage with guests every chance they get through play. This could mean coloring a picture with a child, imagining you’re a team of firefighters in space, or helping someone experiment with Newton’s Cradle! The opportunities are endless for our Play Professionals and our guests.

See available volunteer opportunities 

Contact the museum with any questions: (402) 342-6161.

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500 South 20th Street 
Omaha, NE 68102

20th and St. Mary's Ave.

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  • Sunday: 9am to 3pm

Closed Mondays and Tuesdays, as well as holidays.


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