Discovery Guide Teen Volunteer Program

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Photo Credit: Julie Larsen Maher ©WCS

Who can become a Discovery Guide?

Discovery Guide volunteer positions are open to teens 14 and older.

What are the responsibilities of a Discovery Guide Volunteer?

As a Queens Zoo Discovery Guide, You will help inspire zoo visitors by teaching them about our amazing animal collection and running interpretive stations around the zoo.

Why volunteer?

  • Make a difference
  • Meet like-minded volunteers and make new friends
  • Earn school community service hours (check with school first)
  • Increase animal knowledge
  • Gain work experience and build your college resume

We are no longer accepting applications for our 2018 season. To be added to our email list to be notified for next season, please email qzvolunteers@wcs.org. Thank you for your interest!

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