Hours


Open Daily 10:00 AM–5:00 PM

Closed New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day. Closed early at 3:00 PM on Christmas Eve.
The Museum is closed the last Saturday in June for the Santa Barbara Wine + Food Festival™.


Admission


Museum Tickets

Adult (18-64 years) $12
Senior (65+ years) $8
Teen (13-17 years) $8
Child (2-12 years) $7
Child under 2 years Free

Free Family Sundays

The Museum is free on the third Sunday of each month 
(except in May, June, July & August).

Planetarium Tickets

Member Free
Non-member $4 (with paid admission)

Locations and Parking

Sea Center Tickets

Adult (18-64 years) $8.50
Senior (65+ years) $7.50
Teen (13-17 years) $7.50
Child (2-12 years) $6
Child under 2 years Free

Group Rates

Rates and options for groups of 10 or more

Frequently Asked Questions

FAQs for planning a visit

The Museum and Sea Center are pet-free
and non-smoking campuses.

Photography and filming are allowed at the Museum and Sea Center for personal use only.
To photograph or film for commercial use/publication, please contact marketing@sbnature2.org.