Introduce Aquarium visitors to the fascinating worlds of habitats from Lake Superior and around the world. Share your knowledge of fishing, shipping, geology, and more! Whichever volunteer opportunity you choose, you’ll have the ultimate insider experience at Great Lakes Aquarium!

Volunteer Benefits

  • Free admission anytime for volunteer and immediate family while an active volunteer
  • Free parking
  • 30% discount in the gift shop
  • A chance to have a fun, educational and fulfilling experience

Volunteer Positions

  • Exhibit Interpreter
  • SCUBA Diver
  • Special Events Volunteer
  • Otter Mascot
  • Team Volunteering – This is an opportunity for parents to instill in their children or grandchildren the value of volunteering while volunteering as a “team” at the Great Lakes Aquarium

Questions? Contact Volunteer Coordinator Danielle Tikalsky at 218-740-2015 or dtikalsky@glaquarium.org.

Ready to dive in? Apply in person at the front desk or follow the link below!

Currently, no new volunteer applications will be reviewed until the week of January 1st. Thank you for your patience during this busy holiday season!