Have Your Next Event at the Seymour Center
...and support education programs
View our new facility rental brochure.
The Seymour Center has the unparalleled location in Santa Cruz
County for conferences, lectures, receptions, luncheons, dinners,
meetings, and weddings. Best of all, while you enjoy outstanding
views of the Monterey Bay you also support the education programs
at the Seymour Center. For information regarding facility rentals please email email@example.com or call (831) 459-1578.
Seymour Center La Feliz Room
Enjoy spectacular bluff-top views from the
protected comfort of the La Feliz and from
the wide open spaces of the outdoor terrace. From
Natural Bridges to Cypress Point, the unobstructed
white water and open water vistas are a testimony
to the natural beauty of the Monterey Bay
National Marine Sanctuary. As you look eastward
to the coastal mountains a clear view of the
coastal terraces opens before you. The private
bluff-top deck frames an up-close view of
the surrounding coastal prairie and wetlands
rich with hawks, ducks, egrets, and red-winged
blackbirds. Step outside for the sound of
The La Feliz is the perfect setting for weddings, social
gatherings, meetings, memorial tributes, workshops, conferences, and lectures. It includes
state-of-the-art audio/visual equipment and a service
kitchen suitable for catered events.
The exhibit hall may also be reserved for your group
during hours the center is closed. The hall contains three
spacious interconnected oceanview rooms with a private deck
on the ocean bluff. The exhibit hall offers a unique
experience for larger social gatherings, banquets, and
receptions. Your guests may wander through the exhibits at
their leisure, and interpretive programs may be arranged for
an additional charge.
premiere experience at the Seymour Center includes the entire public area
of the Seymour Center with access to both ocean bluff decks.
Take virtual tours of the Seymour Center to see our spectacular
exhibit hall, La Feliz room, beautiful natural landscaping,
and coastal surroundings. Imagine how wonderful your event
will be at the Seymour Marine Discovery Center!
To view tours, please click here.
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The Seymour Center is available only to Friends
of Long Marine Lab members. To become a member,
please contact Katherine Moore, member services
(831 459-4568) or click
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a photo gallery of weddings, meetings and events at the Seymour
The Seymour Center reserves the right to refuse facility
rental. The Center's buildings and grounds are smoke free. All proceeds
support education programs at the Seymour Center.
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