ACM is excited to be open for special programs, private parties, and private field trips. Thank you for your patience as we hire and train new staff members in preparation for a fall opening to welcome you back!

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Job Opportunities

We are currently hiring Interactive Floor Specialists.

Full Job Description:

  • Bring positive energy to the floor; ensure that kids/visitors are having an amazing time
  • Respectfully, joyfully, and whole-heartedly engage in visitors’ journey throughout the museum
  • Observe, interact and engage with visitors
  • Clean up and put away exhibit elements when children are not actively interacting with an exhibit
  • Sell admission, membership and gift shop items
  • Stock fliers, brochures and gift shop items
  • Restock art and workshop supplies as needed
  • Provide caution regarding any broken or damaged exhibit elements; repair as needed and practicable
  • Disinfect and sanitize all exhibit areas as needed and at closing
  • Provide tours to community leaders and groups interested in group events or birthday parties (as needed) 
  • Respond to and resolve situations that may arise, including but not limited to parent complaints, emergencies, accidents, etc...
  • Coordinate with colleagues to ensure that the museum is clean and safe
  • Perform other duties and be involved in projects that contribute to the achievement of the museum’s objectives

Please email resume to


Internship Opportunities

The Akron Children's Museum is a great and fun place to internship. We are currently looking for interns for the following areas: 

- Help develop STEAM programs
- Be a program instructor
- Assist with field trips and mobile museum

If interested, please email Margaret Keller at education [at]