Hours


Open Daily 10:00 AM–5:00 PM

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

Adult (18-64 years) $15.00
Senior (65+ years) $12.00
Teen (13-17 years) $12.00
Child (2-12 years) $9.00
Child under 2 years Free

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Free Admission Days

The Museum is free on the following dates in 2019:
Sun., January 20
Sat., February 2
Sun., March 17
Sun., April 21
Sun., September 15 -  Awareness Day with the Braille Institute
Sun., October 20
Sat., November 9
Sun., December 15

Planetarium Tickets

Member Free
Non-member $4.00 (with paid admission)

Locations and Parking

Sea Center Tickets

Adult (18-64 years) $9.00
Senior (65+ years) $8.00
Teen (13-17 years) $8.00
Child (2-12 years) $7.00
Child under 2 years Free

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Group Rates

Rates and options for groups of 10 or more

Frequently Asked Questions

FAQs for planning a visit

The Museum and Sea Center are pet-free
and non-smoking campuses.

Accessibility

Information on accommodations at the Museum and 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.