We rely on you to keep our programs going! The Friends of Long Marine Lab is a support group dedicated to funding the education programs, daily operations, and staffing of the Seymour Marine Discovery Center, as well as supporting research programs and student research awards at Long Marine Lab.

Become a Member Today
Call (831) 459-3800

Membership Levels and Benefits

Members at all levels enjoy the following benefits:

  • Free unlimited daytime admission to the Seymour Marine Discovery Center for 12 full months
  • 10% discount at the Ocean Discovery Shop
  • Priority registration and discounts on lectures, programs, summer camps, and events
  • Invitations to members programs, exhibit previews, and special events
  • Subscription to the Seymour Marine Discovery Center e-news and publications
  • Recognition in Seymour Center publications

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Days & Hours

Tuesday - Sunday, 10 AM to 5 PM


What's New!

Arts and Crafts Festival

Sunday, December 7
Mark your calendar for our annual winter holiday celebration featuring local artists and crafts people who will tempt you with their ocean- and nature-inspired gifts. Enjoy crafts, musical performances, and the exhibit hall. PLUS, special late night shopping on Wednesday, December 17 for unique holiday gifts.

Behind-the-Scene Tours
Come discover a working marine lab!



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