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Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History
|General Agency Information|
|Name:||Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History|
|Address:||1305 East Cliff Drive|
Santa Cruz, CA 95062
Collects and exhibits materials relevant to the prehistory, cultural history, and natural history of the Santa Cruz area. Provides docent-led tours for elementary-school classes. Offers classes and lectures for adults and children, and presents changing exhibits. Tours and loan materials available.
LANGUAGES: Some labels in Spanish
FEES: Museum entrance fee: Adults $4.00, Seniors $2.00, Under 18 and SCMA members: free. Memberships: Student/Senior $15, Individual Membership $35, Family Membership $50.
FUNDING: Facility by the city government and the programs by the Santa Cruz Museum Association.
|Mission:||Our mission is to connect people to nature and inspire stewardship of the natural world through an array of educational programs and exhibits focused on natural and cultural history of our region.|
|Facilities:||Meeting space for natural history programs available: lighting, A/V equipment, seating for 45, catering ok, call for fee.
|Volunteer Info:||There are a variety of opportunities and programs that need volunteer support. Potential volunteers should enjoy working with people and be able to commit to a regular weekday or weekend shift. Contact the Volunteer Coordinator, 420-1168, to learn more about helping out at the Museum.|
|Languages other than English:||Spanish|
|Accommodations for Disabled:||Wheelchair Access|
|Public Transportation:||Available Within Four Blocks|
|Eligibility:||Open to All|
|Fees:||See Description Notes|
|Areas Served:||Santa Cruz County|
|Physical Location:||Santa Cruz|
|Funding Source:||See Description Notes|
Local/Regional History Museums
Natural History Museums
|This record last modified August 20, 2016|