The Museum's outdoor spaces are open Wed–Sun, 10:00 AM–2:00 PM (reservations recommended). The Sea Center on Stearns Wharf's outdoor spaces are open Friday–Sunday, noon–4:00 PM (purchase tickets at the door). Indoor spaces are temporarily closed.

Bird Habitat Hall

Location: Museum

Description: Bird Habitat Hall has been newly refurbished and features eight dioramas depicting a variety of habitats in the Santa Barbara region. Dioramas include breathtaking landscapes painted by Ray Strong.

Capacity:

  • Seated dinner: 80
  • Cocktail reception: 100
  • Additional space available with rental combination

Audio-Visual Capabilities:

  • Must contact Museum-approved A/V technician for use of A/V equipment.

Internet Access: Yes

Parking:

  • Up to 150 cars on site.

Limitations: No smoking, balloons, confetti, or open flames.

Other Services:

  • Catering counseling
  • On-site coordinator & security

Price:

Bird Habitat Hall and Main Courtyard: $2,000

Our Event Manager, Meridith Moore, is available to answer any questions and schedule on-site visit and consultation. Contact her at 805-682-4711 ext. 112, or email at mmoore@sbnature2.org.

Bird Hall Rental