Museum outdoor exhibits are now open to a limited number of guests who reserve online in advance. Indoor exhibits are temporarily closed due to county health orders. The Museum is open Wed–Sun, 10:00 AM–4:00 PM. The Sea Center will remain closed until March. Reserve tickets for the Museum at

Sponsor a Butterfly

You’re invited to support the Museum’s reopening and the return of Butterflies Alive! by becoming a butterfly sponsor…

Your summer 2020 sponsorship:

  • helps provide important financial support for Museum programs and exhibits.
  • provides you with special recognition on the Wall of Wings.
  • strengthens our mission of connecting people to nature for the betterment of both.
  • ensures that the Museum continues as a community treasure and science resource.


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Questions? Contact the Development Office at 805-682-4711 ext. 110 or