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Get the latest news and information about the Seymour Marine Discovery Center. Learn about discoveries by our affiliated scientists.

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What’s New?

Find out about the latest and greatest at the Center and about our events and activities.

Press Release Archive

Browse our press releases for current and past news about the Center and about the discoveries of our affiliated scientists.

Our Ocean Backyard Archive

Browse articles from Gary Griggs, Director of the Institute of Marine Sciences and Long Marine Laboratory at UC Santa Cruz. Every other week he publishes a column in the Santa Cruz Sentinel about Monterey Bay and the ocean beyond.

Days & Hours

Tuesday to Sunday, 10 AM to 5 PM


Spotlight!

ELEPHANT SEAL WEEKEND CELEBRATION
February 14-16, 2020
Discover the wonderful and unique world of northern elephant seals during the celebratory weekend.

Join our teamSCHOOL FIELD TRIPS
Inspire your students to love marine science with a hands-on field trip! Standards-based programs for K-12 and community college. Sign up NOW!

HOMESCHOOL DAY
March 4, 2020
Explore water's wondrous webs of life and watersheds through hands-on investigations and crafts. Register NOW!

Join our volunteer teamVOLUNTEER WITH US!
Now recruiting for volunteer Exhibit Guides. Join the fun and learn how to teach the public about ocean conservation and marine science! Apply Now!

RENT THE SEYMOUR CENTER FOR EVENTS
Booking Now–Jan. 2021
Experience spectacular ocean views for your next social or business event! Inquire today!

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