Working at the Aquarium

The National Aquarium strives to attract and retain talented, dedicated staff across a wide range of disciplines, from animal care to administration. As one of the nation’s top three aquariums, we are Maryland’s most popular guest attraction as well as a conservation organization whose mission is to inspire conservation of the world’s aquatic treasures. We encourage you to browse available positions and check back often. Thank you for your interest in the National Aquarium.

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Looking for an exciting opportunity to inspire conservation of the world’s aquatic treasures? Volunteer at the National Aquarium, a home close to 20,000 animals, including sharks, dolphins, stingrays and jellies.

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Summer Volunteering

The National Aquarium’s Student Summer Program gives high school students the opportunity to volunteer at the Aquarium over the summer.

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College Internships

Internships at the National Aquarium, Baltimore, MD are a great way to get your feet wet in the marine science career world.

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