The Seymour Center’s aquarium brings you closer to the creatures in the Monterey Bay and inspires the scientist in all of us. Discover sea stars, decorator crabs, jellies, swell sharks, and so much more!


Creature Features

Travel behind the scenes through our Creature Feature videos for a deeper look at some of your favorite Seymour Center organisms.

Jewel Star (Pisaster giganteus)

View all of the Creature Features, here.


The health and care of the Seymour Center’s animals is ongoing during our temporary public closure; please be assured they are well cared for.


New Virtual Exhibit

Deep-Sea Coral

Deep-Sea Coral

Deep-Sea Coral is a digital mixed media project featuring curated archives from nearly 20 years of deep-sea exploration of ancient denizens of the deep. This virtual exhibit is artistically designed to merge art and marine science.


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