Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History

1305 E. Cliff Dr.
Santa Cruz, CA 95062- Map It
Phone: (831) 420-6115

AAA Editor Notes

Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History is at 1305 E. Cliff Dr. In addition to displays of Californian artifacts, rocks and fossils and examples of local fauna, the museum has a touch tide pool exhibit. Educational programs, field trips and special events are scheduled regularly.
$4; $2 (ages 60+ and students with ID); free (ages 0-17 and to all first Fri. of the month).
Hours: Tues.-Fri. 11-4, Sat.-Sun. 10-5. Closed Jan. 1, July 4, Thanksgiving, day after Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas and Dec. 31. Allow 1 hour minimum.