Join the Team

Available Positions

Museum Associate (part-time):The Museum Associate will support Kidzu’s operations starting in Visitor Services or The Makery as s/he welcomes visitors, engages children and caregivers on the floor, and provides guidance for activities. The enthusiastic Museum Associate is responsible for contributing to an excellent visitor experience at Kidzu in a variety of areas as s/he leads birthday party activities, interacts with the greater Chapel Hill community at outreach events, teaches campers and field trip students, and/or supports family programs such as Kids in the Kitchen and Parents’ Night Out. Ideal candidates for this role are energetic, responsible, and flexible individuals who are willing to take initiative and maintain a positive and professional attitude in a quickly-changing environment. For more details and how to apply, click here.



Unpaid Internships

We host interns in our Administration, Communications, Education and Programs Departments. Interns are typically selected in August (for the fall), January (for the spring), and May (for the summer).

You are always welcome to send us your resume in the event an internship is not currently available and we’ll contact you or keep it on file until a position opens up. Resumes can be emailed to or mailed to 201 S. Estes Drive, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, Attn: Kailey Singleton

UNC Work-Study Students

Do you go to UNC and have work-study as part of your financial aid package? Want to work at a local nonprofit and make a difference in your community? Kidzu Children’s Museum has plenty of positions for you. We have work-study students greet visitors at the front desk and work behind the scenes with our staff to maintain our social media, help design and create exhibits, support our fund-raising efforts, create our collateral and keep up our communications. If you are interested, please contact Kailey Singleton at

About Kidzu

Kidzu Children's Museum is a hands-on museum dedicated to inspiring young children and the adults in their lives to learn through purposeful play.

We invite you to get involved with Kidzu and help us build a permanent museum that serves all children in our community and inspires learning through purposeful play!


Wednesdays extended hours from 10am-7pm Memorial Day through Labor Day
Thursday - Saturday*

Closed Monday

*Open to Museum Members at 9 AM every Saturday


Free for members

$8.50 per child over 12 months
$8.50 per adult
Free for children 11 months and under
$3.00 for EBT/SNAP cardholders
$7.00 each for seniors 65+
$7.00 each for military families

Kidzu is proud to be a Blue Star Museum and a Museum For All.

*Prices do not include tax


Inside University Place
201 S. Estes Drive,
Chapel Hill, NC


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