Field Trips

Starting this year, booking teachers will be asked to use our new, online registration system.

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All bookings (including those eligible for the Museum Access Fund) will require a current credit card.

School Field Trips Santa Barbara

Download 2019-2020 School Program Guide

The Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History Mission Canyon Campus and Sea Center offer school groups unique learning experiences aligned with the Next Generation Science Standards.

Museum School Field Trips

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Need support? Contact: School and Teacher Services Coordinator, Jessica at bookings@sbnature2.org or call 805-682-4711 ext. 108

A staff person will follow-up within five business days to your inquiry.

Sea Center School Field Trips

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Need support? Contact: Sea Center School and Teacher Services Coordinator, Steve at seacenterbookings@sbnature2.org or call 805-962-2526 ext. 108

A staff person will follow-up within five business days to your inquiry.

Cost

Both campuses

$100 per day, per class group (up to 35 students per class group for 2 one-hour programs)

To ensure quality programming, class group sizes should be no greater than 35 students for the Museum and 40 students for the Sea Center. Class groups that exceed these numbers will be charged regular admission rate per student.

Museum Access Funds (MAF)

If 50% or more of your student population receives free or reduced price meals, then you are eligible for Museum Access Funds (MAF). A non-refundable $50 registration fee is required for each day booked by a MAF school, regardless of the number of classes attending. Please note that not all Title I schools may be eligible. Please confirm with your school administrator before booking your visit.

Santa Barbara Sea Center Field trip

Fees, Terms & Conditions

All payments are non-refundable. No date changes once booked. All Programs run rain or shine and are non-refundable. Per class fee includes 1 free adult for every 5 students. Additional adults must pay regular admission costs.