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Butterfly Pavilion will be closing early on 12/10/2022 and 12/15/2022 at 3:00pm with last admission at 2:15pm.

Volunteer at Butterfly Pavilion!

Our dedicated volunteers are integrated into every area of operations, providing meaningful service and expanding our impact and reach.

Explore your interests, and learn about our invertebrate animals, their habitats and their importance in the global environment. Receive quality training and ongoing support. Our different tracks offer opportunities to find the right level of service for your schedule and interests!

All volunteers must be 14 years of age or older, additional age restrictions and training may apply for some positions. Core and seasonal volunteers must complete an interview, background check, orientation, and one-time orientation fee of $25.

Core Volunteer Opportunities

Become a core member of our team! From engaging with guests at our exhibits, to helping care for our plants and animals, we have a variety of opportunities for regular, ongoing volunteer service. Positions are available for those age 14 and up.

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Group Volunteering

Bring your group to Butterfly Pavilion for a morning of fun, hands-on volunteer service! Engage in team-building while making an impact in invertebrate conservation.

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Volunteer for Community Science

If you love the outdoors, care about the environment, and want to be part of a fun and engaging scientific community activity, join one of Butterfly Pavilion Community Science projects. Grab a friend or your family and assist our scientists in a nature adventure that will positively impact Colorado communities and help us save nature’s tiny giants!

Community Science

Service Enterprise

Butterfly Pavilion is certified as a Service Enterprise, an organization that fundamentally leverages volunteers and their skills to successfully deliver on its social mission. As a certified Service Enterprise we have fully integrated our volunteers into our team, becoming more adaptable, sustainable and impactful.

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