Come Explore Your Ocean

Welcome!

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,
Santa Cruz.

Days & Hours

Tuesday - Sunday, 10 AM to 5 PM


Spotlight!

OCEAN EXPLORERS
Application information available now!

Marine Science programs for youth ages 7-14. Weekly sessions: June 15 to August 21, 2015.

SCIENCE SUNDAY
April 19
Snowy Plovers

Ecology and conservation of the Snowy Plover with waterbird ecologist Kriss Neuman.

EARTH WEEK
April 21 - 26
People Powered - Bike, Hike, Walk!

Come by alternative transportation and receive free admission.

WHALE OF AN AUCTION
Coming soon
ONLINE, May 1-14
The best auction of the year! Accepting donations now.

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