Resources for Your Field Trip

Dried SeastarsThese resources are designed to assist you in planning your school or youth group’s visit to the Seymour Marine Discovery Center. Be sure to use your preview pass to come visit to plan focus activities before your field trip, since exhibits and animals on display change over time.

New activities are periodically added and updated on this page.

Field Trip Logistics

• Activity Map (Updated March 2020)
• Teacher and Student Behavior Contract
• Driving Directions

Chaperone Information

• For Self-guided Visits
• For Reserved Tours
• For Discovery Lab & Tour

On-site Activities

• Sample Color-coded Activity Map
• Sample Activity Rotations for 4 Groups

Chaperone-facilitated activities
     • Blue Whale Information Sheet
     • Blue Whale Skeleton Activity

Discovery Lab & Tour Teacher Links

Spotlight!

WE’RE REOPENING ON OCTOBER 1!
Visit us during our new hours, Friday–Sunday, 10 AM–4 PM. Members are invited back first during special member days, October 1–3 and 8–10. Plan your visit.

SEA OTTER
AWARENESS WEEK
September 19–25, 2021
Discover the vital role sea otters play in the nearshore ecosystem during the Seymour Center’s virtual celebration.

UCSC STUDENT POSITION: ADMISSIONS CASHIER
Want to be a part of our admissions team? We are looking for work-study students with retail experience and a passion for marine science.

SEYMOUR CENTER OUTDOORS!
Saturdays, 11 AM – 2 PM

Explore the world of marine science and conservation through a variety of outdoor activities. Learn more.

Member Portal

Access the Seymour Center's member-only portal.

Calendar

Find events and activities for ocean-enthusiasts of all ages.

Newsletter

E-Newsletter

Stay informed about what's new and upcoming at the Seymour Center.