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

Exhibit Guides

What's New!

Science Sunday
Mapping Marine Mammal Health

Sunday, July 20
Join Dr. Claire Simeone, Conservation Medicine Veterinarian from The Marine Mammal Center for a discussion about the Marine Mammal Health Map project.

Behind-the-Scene Tours
Learn more about exciting marine research behind the scenes and experience the spectacular surroundings of our location.

Wharf Tours
Take a tour a half-mile out to sea—without leaving the shore

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