The National Building Museum’s exhibitions are temporarily closed and will reopen on March 13, 2020.
The Museum Shop remains open Mon–Sat 10 am–5 pm.

Jobs & Internships

The National Building Museum provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

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Get connected with the Museum by volunteering! Benefits include additional discounts in the Museum Shop,  free Museum admission tickets (four per month), free admission to the Museum’s public programs and lectures, an annual volunteer appreciation dinner and awards ceremony, and access to the Museum’s volunteer office and library.

Current Volunteers

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Volunteer Openings:

View available opportunities below, and contact Volunteer Office to join our email list to receive updates about one-day volunteering, including Discover Engineering Family Day, the Big Build and Architecture & Design Film Festival.

Teen Programs Volunteer

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Education Department Teen Programs is looking for design professionals in all fields, educators, and those interested in working with teenagers for our multi-visit, experiential programs, CityVision, Design Apprenticeship Program, and Investigating Where We Live. These programs teach local teens how to observe more closely and...

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