We decided to go the museum because we had planned a quick vacation in Santa Barbara and the weather was looking grim. The museum itself sits up in the hills behind the Mission. It is composed a variety of California Mission buildings with lovely open courtyards. Very kid friendly. The exhibits are a bit dated, but we spend a few... 更多
Took the grandkids aged 1 and 3. Loved the kids' room. Could have spent hours there. Favorite was the bird room. Could have spent the day in there.
Our Natural History History Museum is a great, hands-on small museum in a spectacular setting inside and out. Be sure to wander all the halls (Native American Chumash and flora and fauna - love the birds and insects) as well as the special exhibits - the whale skeleton, butterflies alive and planetarium, and outside grounds. Several Arts, Wine and Cultural... 更多
We lived the museum! We arrived Tuesday around 1PM, just as the school kids were leaving. Perfect!! My husband is an austringer, so the visiting birds of prey exhibit was perfect!! Love the local Chumas Indian artifacts & history.
small museum that houses a lot of artifacts and fossils. A fee to enter. get ready to spend about 2 hours tops. another fee to watch the stargazing film.
This is the best venue to take your kids for so many reasons. It is affordable, it has an amazing variety of sites to see and is clean, neat and authentic.
This museum has now expanded from its Mission site to the Sea Center location at the pier giving all wonderful exposure to sea life as well as dinosaurs, minerals, trips to the stars, and visits to butterflies coming alive and in your face. The best part of this museum is its diversity of real life experiences from Athena the OWL... 更多