The Museum is open Wed–Sun, 10:00 AM–5:00 PM. Masks required indoors. The Sea Center is closed for renovations through spring 2022.
September 21, 2021 Date

Upcoming Events

The Artist's Table Art Show
Wednesday, October 6
From Saturday, October 2 to Sunday, October 10, 10:00 AM–5:00 PM, the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History will offer works for sale from 15 celebrated local artists...
10:00 AM–5:00 PM
The Artist's Table Art Show
Thursday, October 7
From Saturday, October 2 to Sunday, October 10, 10:00 AM–5:00 PM, the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History will offer works for sale from 15 celebrated local artists...
10:00 AM–5:00 PM
The Artist's Table Art Show
Friday, October 8
From Saturday, October 2 to Sunday, October 10, 10:00 AM–5:00 PM, the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History will offer works for sale from 15 celebrated local artists...
10:00 AM–5:00 PM
The Artist's Table Art Show
Saturday, October 9
From Saturday, October 2 to Sunday, October 10, 10:00 AM–5:00 PM, the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History will offer works for sale from 15 celebrated local artists...
10:00 AM–5:00 PM
The Artist's Table Art Show
Sunday, October 10
From Saturday, October 2 to Sunday, October 10, 10:00 AM–5:00 PM, the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History will offer works for sale from 15 celebrated local artists...
10:00 AM–5:00 PM
Fall Migration Birding Eight-Week Class: Mondays
Monday, October 11
Eight-week class Mondays: September 27–November 15, 2021 Join expert birder Rebecca Coulter for fall migration in some of the region’s best birding spots. Explore...
8:30 AM–10:30 AM
Science Pub from Home: Beetles of Western North America
Monday, October 11
Join entomologist, photographer, radio broadcaster, and Smithsonian Research Associate Art Evans, D.Sc., for an introduction to his latest book, Beetles of Western North Ameri...
6:30 PM–7:30 PM
Fall Migration Birding Eight-Week Class: Wednesdays
Wednesday, October 13
Eight-week class Wednesdays: September 29–November 17, 2021; 8:30–10:30 AM Meet-Up Locationssent via e-mail Join expert birder Rebecca Coulter for fall migration...
8:30 AM–10:30 AM
Beach Cleanup
Wednesday, October 13
Be a part of the solution to marine pollution! Get sandy and sun-kissed while you participate in a noble cause - collecting and categorizing marine debris! East Beach surely...
2:30 PM–4:30 PM
Fall Migration Birding Eight-Week Class: Mondays
Monday, October 18
Eight-week class Mondays: September 27–November 15, 2021 Join expert birder Rebecca Coulter for fall migration in some of the region’s best birding spots. Explore...
8:30 AM–10:30 AM