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Museum Admission

Open Wednesday–Monday, 10:00 AM–5:00 PM
Last entry into the Museum at 4:00 PM.

Tickets are non-refundable. One date change is permitted when requested 24 hours prior to the day of your visit.

Face masks are encouraged as many of our guests are under 5 years old.

Member reservations not required.
Please show photo ID and membership card for free entry.

For more information on what to expect during your visit, click here.

Ticket Cost:
Member: Adult (18+ years): Free
Member: Teen (13-17 years): Free
Member: Child (2-12 years): Free
Member: Child (under 2 years): Free
Adult (18-64 years): $18.00
Senior (65+ years): $16.00
Teen (13-17 years): $16.00
Child (2-12 years): $12.00
Child (under 2 years): Free

Sea Center Admission

Open Daily, 10:00 AM–5:00 PM

Discover the wonders of ocean life at the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History Sea Center. Located on historic Stearns Wharf, this highly interactive regional aquarium offers you close encounters with marine animals from the Santa Barbara Channel.

Purchase tickets onsite. No advanced reservations.

Ticket Cost:
Member: Adult (18+ years): Free
Member: Teen (13-17 years): Free
Member: Child (2-12 years): Free
Member: Child (under 2 years): Free
Adult (18-64 years): $13.00
Senior (65+ years): $11.00
Teen (13-17 years): $11.00
Child (2-12 years): $10.00
Child (under 2 years): Free

Santa Barbara Wine + Food Festival®

Saturday, June 24, 2023
2:00 PM–5:00 PM

Join us in 2023 to sip and savor 100+ of the Central Coast's best wineries and culinary delights while enjoying a splendid summer afternoon in the Museum's oak woodland along Mission Creek.

Early Entry: $170
Early entry at 1:00 PM to the Museum Backyard with complimentary hors d’oeurves and entertainment

General Admission: $120
Entry at 2:00 PM

Includes a commemorative wine glass.

One hundred percent of the net proceeds from the Santa Barbara Wine + Food Festival® supports the Museum’s nature and science education programs.

Ticket Cost:
Early Entry (Exclusive early entry at 1:00 PM): SOLD OUT
General Admission (Entry at 2:00 PM): $120.00
Designated Driver: $50.00