Come touch a friendly shark, see how marine scientists work, and take in the spectacular Monterey Bay. Our exhibit hall offers a deeper dive into the adventure of ocean research here in Santa Cruz
and around the world.
Visit us and explore the fascinating world of marine science and conservation. We look forward
to meeting you!
The Seymour Marine Discovery Center is a self-supporting part of the University of California,
Jingle Shells Arts and Crafts Festival
Our annual winter holiday celebration featuring local artists and crafts people. Sunday, December 8.
Make an annual gift and double your impact on our ocean science programs. Find out how your gift can be matched, dollar for dollar.
Docent Training Starts Soon
Become a volunteer — join our docent training program and make a difference for the oceans.
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