Come Explore Your Ocean

Welcome!

Come touch a friendly shark, see how marine scientists work, and take in the spectacular Monterey Bay. Our exhibit hall offers a deeper dive into the adventure of ocean research here in Santa Cruz and around the world.

Visit us and explore the fascinating world of marine science and conservation. We look forward
to meeting you!

The Seymour Marine Discovery Center is a community-supported marine science education center of the University of California, Santa Cruz.

Days & Hours

Open Tuesday-Sunday, 10 AM to 5 PM

Spotlight!

SCIENCE SUNDAY
June 17, 2018
12 – 3 PM
Join us for a very special Science Sunday on Father’s Day! California Salmon Day: A Celebration of Salmon Science, Art, and Seafood.

SUNDAY STUDENT SCIENCE
June 24, 2018
11 AM – 1 PM
Learn about exciting, current research from award-winning students studying the oceans.

BECOME A MEMBER TODAY
Every membership includes free admission for 12 months and other benefits. Join or renew online today!

JOB OPPORTUNITIES FOR UCSC STUDENTS!
Seymour Center has multiple positions open for UCSC students who want to work in a dynamic and exciting environment. To join our team, apply today!

Congratulations SREA winnersCONGRATULATIONS
2017-2018
STUDENT RESEARCH
AND EDUCATION
AWARDS RECIPIENTS!

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