Employment & Volunteering

The Betty Brinn Children’s Museum is a private 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that provides mission-based employment opportunities.

Current Positions Available

Visitor Services Assistant (VA)

The Betty Brinn Children’s Museum is seeking enthusiastic part-time staff members to join our Visitor Services team (15-20 hours per week). Applicants must be available to work most weekday mornings, weekends, and occasional weeknights as needed. Experience in customer service, and childhood education (in a camp, theatre arts, or educational setting) preferred. Please list the hours available to work when submitting a resume or an application.

Send resume to:
Hiring Manager
Betty Brinn Children’s Museum
929 E. Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53202
Or email:
Or stop in for an application. No phone calls please.


Donate your time and talents to help make a difference for thousands of children and families who visit the Betty Brinn Children’s Museum each year. Individuals, organizations and corporations can support the Museum’s educational mission by supporting benefit events, family programs and projects that work to maintain and enhance our dynamic educational facility.

Volunteer Requirements

Student Volunteers

Earn service hours in our fun, educational environment. Students who volunteer for 100 hours or more qualify for the President’s Student Service Award, a nationally recognized award for public service.

Volunteer Opportunities

To help, please email the Volunteer Coordinator or call (414) 390-KIDS (5437), ext. 221.

Upcoming Events
Sat 19

Be A Maker: Open Making

August 19 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Mon 21

Be A Maker: Morning Open Making

August 21 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Mon 21

Be A Maker: Afternoon Open Making

August 21 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
See the Full Calendar
BBCM Newsletter

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