The Museum is open Wed–Mon, 10:00 AM–5:00 PM. The Sea Center on Stearns Wharf is closed for renovations until spring 2022.
January 29, 2022 Date

Upcoming Events

Science Pub from Home: Conserving Reefs Together
Monday, February 14
Celebrate the successes of the One People One Reef (OPOR) collaboration in the outer islands of Yap State, Federated States of Micronesia, where modern science supports the kn...
6:30 AM–7:30 PM
Lunch & Learn Webinar: Understanding New Retirement Account Rules
Tuesday, February 15
Rules for retirement accounts have changed recently. Are you and your loved ones ready for the inheritance and tax implications? This free online webinar presented by the Muse...
12:00 PM–1:00 PM
Trouble in Paradise: Geology of Santa Barbara Field Course
Saturday, March 5
Saturdays: March 5–April 9, 9:00 AM–12:30 PMMeet-up locations sent via e-mail Cover millions of years in this dynamic six-week field course! Geologist Sabina Thom...
9:00 AM–12:30 PM
Trouble in Paradise: Geology of Santa Barbara Field Course
Saturday, March 12
Saturdays: March 5–April 9, 9:00 AM–12:30 PMMeet-up locations sent via e-mail Cover millions of years in this dynamic six-week field course! Geologist Sabina Thom...
9:00 AM–12:30 PM
Science Pub from Home: Garden Allies
Monday, March 14
Get a pollinator’s-eye view into life throughout your garden, from the organisms in the soil to predators and parasites, common garden insects, spiders, vertebrates, and...
6:30 PM–7:30 PM
Trouble in Paradise: Geology of Santa Barbara Field Course
Saturday, March 19
Saturdays: March 5–April 9, 9:00 AM–12:30 PMMeet-up locations sent via e-mail Cover millions of years in this dynamic six-week field course! Geologist Sabina Thom...
9:00 AM–12:30 PM
Trouble in Paradise: Geology of Santa Barbara Field Course
Saturday, March 26
Saturdays: March 5–April 9, 9:00 AM–12:30 PMMeet-up locations sent via e-mail Cover millions of years in this dynamic six-week field course! Geologist Sabina Thom...
9:00 AM–12:30 PM
Trouble in Paradise: Geology of Santa Barbara Field Course
Saturday, April 2
Saturdays: March 5–April 9, 9:00 AM–12:30 PMMeet-up locations sent via e-mail Cover millions of years in this dynamic six-week field course! Geologist Sabina Thom...
9:00 AM–12:30 PM
Trouble in Paradise: Geology of Santa Barbara Field Course
Saturday, April 9
Saturdays: March 5–April 9, 9:00 AM–12:30 PMMeet-up locations sent via e-mail Cover millions of years in this dynamic six-week field course! Geologist Sabina Thom...
9:00 AM–12:30 PM
Santa Barbara Wine + Food Festival®
Saturday, June 25
Guests will sip and savor 100+ of the Central Coast's best wineries and culinary delights while enjoying a splendid summer afternoon in the Museum's oak woodland along Mi...
2:00 PM–5:00 PM