Explore More Discovery Museum is a 501(c)(3) hands-on museum for children and families. It is a place where families play to learn as they explore science, arts, technology, as well as local and world cultures.
Located in Downtown Harrisonburg, VA, the museum features fifteen community-inspired exhibits that include:
The Discovery Tree, TV Studio, Science Lab, Super Service Center, Virginia Theater, Construction Zone, Down on the Farm, and a Health Center featuring a full-sized ambulance.
Maker City, a new makerspace for youth ages 8+ features tools such as laser and vinyl cutters, a woodworking station, fiber arts (sewing machines), computers, robotics and electronic materials.
Explore More offers over 300 programs each year, including a wide range of summer camps.
There are many roles to take within the museum environment. From education to marketing to development, a variety of staff skill-sets are needed to advance the museum and it's mission.
May 2019 - August 2019
“I enjoyed being able to teach others and learn from those who worked in the maker space. I enjoyed receiving trust from my supervisors to create programs and projects for 8+ year olds.”