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.

Hours


Museum & Sea Center Now Open.

Closed New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day. Closed early at 3:00 PM on Christmas Eve.
The Museum is closed the last Saturday in June for the Santa Barbara Wine + Food Festival.


Admission


Museum Tickets

Open Wednesday–Sunday, 10:00 AM–4:00 PM

Reservations Required

Adult (18–64 years) $15
Senior (65+ years) $12
Teen (13–17 years) $12
Child (2–12 years) $9
Child under 2 years Free

Free for Members

Planetarium Tickets

Members free, non-member $4.00 (with paid admission)
Temporarily closed

Sea Center Tickets

Open Wednesday–Sunday, 10:00 AM–4:00 PM

Purchase Tickets On-site Only

Adult (18–64 years) $10
Senior (65+ years) $8
Teen (13–17 years) $8
Child (2–12 years) $7
Child under 2 years Free

Free for Members

Group Rates
Rates and options for groups of 10 or more at the Museum and Sea Center.

School Field Trips
K-12 school field trip program options for the Museum or Sea Center.

Accessibility
Information on accommodations at the Museum and Sea Center.

Locations and Parking for the Museum or Sea Center.

Photography and filming are allowed at the Museum and Sea Center for personal use only.
To photograph or film for commercial use/publication, please contact marketing@sbnature2.org.