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The Tallahassee Museum is located on Tallahassee’s southwest side of town on the shores of beautiful Lake Bradford. Free parking is available.


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A Family and Friends membership is less than $5 per month for unlimited family fun, and pays for itself in just 2 to 3 visits! The best recreational value in the Big Bend area is the Tallahassee Museum Membership program.

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Join our Team

The Tallahassee Museum offers a variety of exciting career opportunities and is one of the most rewarding places to invest your time and energy.  The museum provides a fast paced work environment that gives you many opportunities to grow within the community.

Current Positions Available:

Birthday Party Programmer: (Part-time; as needed)

Seeking a high-energy, enthusiastic team player responsible for implementing birthday party programs that incorporate the mission and philosophy of the Museum. Primary responsibilities include: setting up and implementing activities for birthday parties, greeting party participants and assisting them to the party site, facilitating fun and memorable experiences for guests.  Requires a pleasant disposition, ability to work independently, excellent communication, and customer service skills. May also be working hands-on with Museum’s teaching collection of animals. Hours vary based on scheduled parties. To apply: Please complete an employment application and send to; no phone calls please.

On-site Membership Sales Associates (Part-time)

The Museum is looking for outgoing candidates to join our on-site membership sales team! Hours are flexible, but sales associate position is required to work mostly on weekends and some holidays (approx. 10 – 20 hours a month). Commissioned-based. Previous sales experience preferred. If you are interested please email your cover letter and resume to No phone calls, please.

Housekeeper Job Posting (Part-time)

The Tallahassee Museum is seeking a dedicated and hardworking Part Time Housekeeper to join our team. Primary hours will be from 4pm-8pm Monday through Friday. The Housekeeper must be self-motivated and able to work well in a team environment or alone.  The Housekeeper will be responsible for keeping buildings in a clean and orderly condition. They will also perform heavy cleaning duties, such as cleaning floors, shampooing rugs, washing walls, and removing debris. Duties include gathering and emptying trash, cleaning countertops and other surfaces, cleaning windows and doors, restocking toiletries, pressure washing, performing routine maintenance activities, notifying management of needed repairs, cleaning debris from sidewalk and other duties as assigned. Requirements: Two years’ experience in janitorial, housekeeping or a related field of work required.  High school diploma and/or GED preferred.  Must be able to lift and/or move 100 pounds. Please complete an employment application and/or resume and send to No phone calls or visits please.

Café Shift Leader (Part-time)

The Tallahassee Museum’s Trail Break Cafe offers a one of kind employment! Situated in the heart of a history and science museum, the cafe offers guests a variety of meal options. This position oversees the opening and closing of the Cafe, along with following all food safety guidelines. This position tracks and maintains product and supply inventory, along with making orders as necessary. In addition, the Trail Break Cafe Shift Leader supervises the staff schedules and support the Cafe Manager in arranging staff needs for the cafe, catering, and rentals. This position will also assist the Cafe Manager in various duties of rentals and catering as needed. Required Skills – 2 years hot line food experience, 1 year front of house, must be detail oriented, self-motivated, outgoing and customer driven with great communication skills. To apply: complete employment application below and email resume to; no phone calls please.

Café Assistant (Part-time)

We are looking for an energetic person who is excited about food service to join our Trail Break Café staff! Primary responsibilities include food production, maintaining impeccable food handing quality, preparing for catered events, working catering events as needed, and operating a point of sales system. Candidate must have outstanding customer service skills, the ability to multitask, excellent communication, and enjoy working in a fast-paced environment. Estimated hours are up to 29 hours per week, MUST be available during the week, weekends and some evenings may be required as well. To apply: complete employment application below and email resume to; no phone calls please.

Visitor Services Retail Team Member (Part-time, up to 24 hours per week)

We are looking for outgoing energetic people who are excited about enhancing our visitors’ experience through the sale of tickets and merchandise on our Visitor Services Retail Team. Primary responsibilities include direct interaction with our visitors and museum staff both in person and on the phone, maintaining impeccable customer service quality while selling tickets and merchandise using a point of sale system, as well as providing information about the museum and upcoming events utilizing the museum’s website and scheduling software and maintaining the visually appealing and inviting appearance of the Museum Store. Candidate must have outstanding customer service skills, retail experience, the ability to multitask, excellent communication, strong computer skills and enjoy working in a fast paced environment as a part of a team. Estimated hours are up to but no more than 24 hours per week, must be available on weekends, and some evenings may be required as well. To apply: complete employment application below and email resume to; no phone calls please.

Positions are open until they are filled unless specified in the announcement or advertisement.

Summer Camp Teachers (Full-time/ seasonal 6/1/2020-8/7/2020)

Seeking active and engaging summer camp teachers for Tallahassee Museum summer camps! Teachers must be enthusiastic about the outdoors! We offer a healthy balance of indoor and outdoor activities in a 52 acre classroom of wild habitats, historic buildings, exhibit space, nature trails, lakes, and shared forestry land. Candidates must provide a clean level 2 Federal background screening & First Aid CPR certification.  Previous experience leading outdoor nature-based programming preferred. Lesson plans and training provided.  To apply, email employment application or resume to ;no phone calls please.

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Positions are open until they are filled unless specified in the announcement or advertisement.

By Mail or Hand Delivered (M-F 9-5): 3945 Museum Drive Tallahassee, FL 32310

Tallahassee Museum

Tallahassee Museum 3945 Museum Drive, Tallahassee, FL 32310
Phone: (850) 575-8684 Info line: (850) 576-1636


9 am – 5 pm: Monday-Saturday
11 am – 5 pm: Sunday

Closed: Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve & Day and New Year’s Day