Directions

The Seymour Marine Discovery Center is located at 100 Shaffer Road in Santa Cruz, California 95060. Find us on the map.

From Santa Cruz

DirectionsFrom downtown take Highway One (Mission Street) north approximately two miles. Turn left on Swift Street. Turn right on Delaware Avenue. Follow Delaware to the UC Santa Cruz Marine Science Campus entrance at the end of the road. The Seymour Marine Discovery Center is the final building located on the ocean bluff, next to the giant blue whale skeleton.

From San Jose

Take Highway 17 south from San Jose. Highway 17 ends at Highway One, as you reach the coast. As you approach the coast and the city of Santa Cruz, take Highway One north toward Half Moon Bay. (Highway One becomes Mission Street.) Turn left on Swift Street. Turn right on Delaware Avenue. Follow Delaware to the UC Santa Cruz Marine Science Campus entrance at the end of the road. The Seymour Marine Discovery Center is the final building located on the ocean bluff, next to the giant blue whale skeleton.

Public transportation is available to the Marine Science Campus entrance gate at the end of Delaware Avenue. Check the Santa Cruz Metro schedule––UCSC via Westside.


There is active construction occurring near the Seymour Center. Click here for a map showing access from the entry gate on Delaware Avenue, through the construction area, to the Seymour Center.

Days & Hours

Tuesday - Sunday, 10 AM to 5 PM

Open every day - July and August, 10 AM to 5 PM

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