Museum indoor & outdoor exhibits are open to a limited number of guests who reserve online in advance. The Museum is open Wed–Sun, 10:00 AM–4:00 PM. Reserve tickets for the Museum at sbnature.org/tickets. // The Sea Center on Stearns Wharf is open Wed–Sun, 10:00 AM–4:00 PM. Tickets are available on-site only.

Groups

While county and state public health guidelines discourage gatherings between households, we cannot accommodate special rates for groups. When households can safely congregate, we anticipate a return to the group policies listed below.

Museum Group Rates

Adult (ages 18-64) $12 per person
Senior (age 65 and over) $9.50 per person
Teen (ages 13-17) $9.50 per person
Child (ages 2-12) $7.00 per person

Santa Barbara Sea Center Octopus

Sea Center Group Rates

Adult (ages 18-64) $7.50 per person
Senior (age 65 and over) $6.00 per person
Teen (ages 13-17) $6.00 per person
Child (ages 2-12) $6.00 per person

Terms & Conditions

  • Space is limited and reduced group rates for admission to the Museum and Sea Center are available to groups of 10 or more by reservation only.
  • Reservations must be made one week prior to your visit.
  • If Museum Members are included in the group of 10 or more they are required to pay group rate.
  • Groups must pay as a group in one transaction.
  • Admission to the Planetarium is not included in the group rate admission. Planetarium tickets cost $4 per person plus Museum admission.

If you have any questions about Mission Campus group bookings, please contact bookings@sbnature2.org or Sea Center Bookings at seacenterbookings@sbnature2.org.