Exhibit Guides

Exhibit GuidesTeens who are 15 or older can become Exhibit Guides. Exhibit Guides are volunteers who assist visitors at the touch pools and interpret the aquarium and exhibit hall. Working alongside experienced docents, they learn about marine science, gain valuable public speaking skills, and meet people from all walks of life and from all over the world.

Training: 4 hands-on, exciting sessions
Ongoing time commitment: Fall, winter and spring – a minimum of one, four-hour shift every other week
Summer – one, four-hour shift every week.
Who can apply: Teens (ages 15 and up) and adults

Get more details.

Download an application to become an Exhibit Guide

Mail completed applications to:
Volunteer Program
Seymour Marine Discovery Center
100 Shaffer Road
Santa Cruz, CA 95060

Days & Hours

Tuesday - Sunday, 10 AM to 5 PM
Open Mondays, July and August
Holiday Closure, July 3-4

Exhibit Guides

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