Museum internships are offered year-round and can be combined with your field of study. For consideration, please submit your resume and cover letter explaining the area of operation you are interested in (marketing, programming, etc) to internships@playwilmington.orgIf the internship is required for your field of study, please also include the academic requirements you must meet. 


We have a variety of ways you can volunteer with us! All volunteers must have a positive attitude, be friendly, and most importantly, work well with children. You must be 16 years or older and complete 20 hours within 6 months time. Submit completed Volunteer Applications and documents in person at our Front Desk or email them to jgoodwin@playwilmington.org 

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Weekend Part-Time Staff

We are looking for the best to join our team. We are a small bunch of creative and fun individuals who all care about one awesome thing... helping kids learn! If no positions are posted below, we are always accepting resumes. For employment, email your resume and cover letter to careers@playwilmington.org


Participating member of the North Carolina Science Network Collaborative

Participating member of the Association of Children's Museums Reciprocal Network 

Encore Best of 2019 

Best Museum Finalist

      Hours of Operation

      Tuesday through Saturday

       9:30 am - 12:30 pm and 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

       Closed 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm for sanitation



      1:00 pm - 5:00 pm





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