Indoor and outdoor picnic locations (bring your own food or purchase ours), stroller parking, family restrooms, and more. We do everything we can to make your visit fun and easy.
Ignite your child’s curiosity about the natural world and have fun together while planting the seeds for a lifelong appreciation of science.
Must See Exhibits for Kids
Get hands-on at the Naturalist Center with real specimens, hundreds of books and films, and interactive games.
Take a kinetic journey through seismic phenomena and explore how they fit into Earth's geologic history.
The perfect combination of play space, reading room, and activities area for our smallest visitors.
Get up close and personal with the coastal creatures that call California tidepools home.
Watch as a diver plunges into one of the world's deepest living coral reef tanks.