Guests planning to take advantage of Dollar Days on Sunday, December 4 should be aware that crowds will be heavier than usual and the Aquarium is expected to sell out. Official capacity information will be listed here. View Detailsabout Dollar Days

Horticulture Internship

Horticulture interns assist the Aquarium horticulture staff with daily activities.

Essential Functions

  • Assist with care of plants in the Aquarium’s exhibits
  • Conduct plant maintenance, fertilization, propagation, and transplantation
  • Assist in display development
  • Perform special projects to be determined by the horticulture staff


  • The applicant must have a desire to increase their knowledge about plants and horticulture.
  • The applicant will be required to work hands on in a hot, humid greenhouse environment.
  • The applicant must not have issues related to getting dirty or wet while working with the plants.
  • The applicant must be enrolled in an accredited college, pursuing a degree in Horticulture, Biology, Ecology, Environmental Science, or a related field.
  • Must receive college credit while completing a minimum of 120 hours of work within the selected term.

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