Ongoing Education

Ongoing EducationThe Seymour Marine Discovery Center offers engaging programs for adults interested in ocean science. Our skilled docents connect you with your ocean when you visit our exhibit hall, then join a daily tour and learn more. Dive in a little deeper and sign up for a behind-the-scenes-tour, join us for a lecture or outing, come meet an author or interact with extraordinary marine scientists, or take the plunge and join our volunteer cadre—it’s the ultimate way to learn about marine science.

Tours

Science Sundays

Ken Norris Memorial Lecture

Directors’ Circle

Volunteer Opportunities

Days & Hours

Tuesday to Sunday, 10 AM to 5 PM


Spotlight!

SCIENCE SUNDAY
September 15, 2019
1:30–2:30 PM
Join us for our upcoming Science Sunday, “Kelp Forest Resiliency: Life after Sea Urchin Grazing.”

Join our teamATTENTION TEACHERS
Inspire your students with the best field trip of the year! Discovery Lab field trip applications for the 2019-20 school year are now available. Apply NOW!

COMMUNITY FREE DAY
September 17, 2019
Enjoy free admission to the Seymour Center all day, 10 AM–5 PM!

SEA OTTER
AWARENESS WEEK
September 24–29, 2019
Discover the vital role sea otters play in the nearshore ecosystem during this annual recognition celebration.

YOUR DREAM WEDDING
Booking Now–Sept. 2020
With breathtaking views of Monterey Bay and access to the aquarium, the Seymour Center is the ideal spot for your Santa Cruz ocean view wedding. Inquire today!

TEACHER WORKSHOP
California Environmental Phenomena Summit October 3–4, 2019
Collaborate with local science experts and other educators to deepen your understanding of environmental phenomena.

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