The Museum is open Wed–Mon, 10:00 AM–5:00 PM. The Sea Center on Stearns Wharf is open daily, 10:00 AM–5:00 PM.


Share your passion for science and nature with Museum guests! VolunTEENS get the opportunity to develop their public education skills in collaboration with other local teens. Gain community service hours while experiencing the Museum behind the scenes and having fun!

Applications for 2022 are now closed


  • 13–17 years old
  • Available noon–3:00 PM on the same day each week between June 22 and August 13, 2022
  • Available to attend all important program dates
    • Zoom interviews: May 2022
    • Orientation day: June 22, 2022

VolunTEENS presenting tours to museum guests

For more information about VolunTEENS:

Contact Charlie Thrift, Teen Programs Manager at or 805-682-4711 ext. 170.