Contact Us

Visitor Information, Education Programs, Business Office: (831) 459-3800

Admissions Desk, Ocean Discovery Shop: (831) 459-3799

Membership, Sponsorship, or other Donation Information: (831) 459-4568

Facility Rentals Office: (831) 459-1578 or seymourfacilityrentals@ucsc.edu

Volunteer Office: (831) 459-3854

Media Inquiries: (831) 459-4352

Fax: (831) 459-1221

Mailing Address:
Seymour Marine Discovery Center
100 McAllister Way
Santa Cruz, CA 95060

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

Spotlight!

HAPPY HALLOWEEN!
October 31, 2020
Prepare for a spook-tacular virtual event! Learn how UC Santa Cruz researchers are uncovering the chilling mysteries of the deep sea.

FLIP FOR SEA STARS!
Go batty for these time-lapse videos and animations of sea stars in action. Check out these new distance learning resources.

LABSIDE CHATS
November 12, 2020, 11 AM
Tune in to learn how mercury plays a role in the ocean, in the air, and within all living things with Carl Lamborg, Ph.D.

SERENE MARINE MOMENT
Meditate on a purple sea urchin’s mesmerizing movements and microscopic features in this peaceful one-minute video. Watch it here.

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