Upcoming Events for Families and Young People
- Storytime at the Museum
- 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Jul 26, 2014 at Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History
Bats. Bees. Coyotes. Anemones.
Storytime has moved to Saturdays! Drop by for nature-themed stories, explore the week’s topic with a variety of songs, games, or crafts, and check out special Museum artifacts up close.
10:30-11:00 am every Saturday
Admission is $4 for adults, $2 for seniors, kids are free! Become a member and enjoy free programs throughout the year!
- Explore the Night Sky
- 9:00 PM - 10:15 PM Jul 26, 2014 at Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History
Every 4th Saturday we’ll explore the wonders of the night sky. Learn about the basics of observational astronomy, planets, galaxies, the moon, plus constellations and the stories behind them. This program will be focused on Globular Clusters and Galactic Archeology.
FREE Museum Members/$5 General
- First Friday Free Day
- 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Aug 1, 2014 at Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History
Enjoy FREE admission to the Museum on the the first Friday of every month! Visit our live animals, climb on the back of our grey whale statue, uncover fossils, grind acorns and much more.