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Museum of Natural History

20 State Park Road

Morro Bay, CA 93442

(805) 712-4839

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    The MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY is a fun, educational, and interactive experience designed for people of all ages. Explore, discover, and learn about the natural habitats of the area and impacts of natural and human forces through hands-on displays, activities, and events. This destination museum is located in the heart of Morro Bay State Park with panoramic views of the bay, sand dunes, and Morro Rock.


    PURCHASE WITH A PURPOSE: bring the education home with you by shopping in our nature store. All sales from the store help support local state parks programs & events.


     Open: Daily, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

    Admission: $3 adults; Children 17 & younger, FREE