Museum open Wed–Mon, Sea Center open daily; both 10:00 AM–5:00 PM


There are various volunteer opportunities across the Museum and Sea Center sites. Before completing an application, review the program choices so you can select the application form that suits your interests.

Individual Volunteer Application - Museum

Individual Volunteer Application - Sea Center


All applicants will be contacted by the volunteer manager at the appropriate site. 

All Museum and Sea Center volunteers 18 or older who work with the public are required to complete an online background screening. More information will be provided by the volunteer manager.

Yes. Community service forms are available at all high school guidance offices and must be delivered to the volunteer manager for verification and signature.

Click here for more information about all the volunteer opportunities, or contact the volunteer managers at each site:


Rebecca Fagan Coulter
Volunteer Manager
805-682-4711 ext. 107

Sea Center:

Dylan Otte (She/Her)
Sea Center Volunteer Coordinator
805-962-2526 ext. 104

Tessa Cafritz
Naturalist and Volunteer Program Manager
805-962-2526 ext. 110