|We're Closing To Give The Building A Few Spa Days!
The Sanctuary Exploration Center will be closed for annual maintenance January 16th-31st. Please come back and see us on February 1st. Open Wednesday-Sunday 10am-5pm.
Limited metered parking is available on the surrounding streets.
Take the trolley from downtown; it's a great way to avoid traffic congestion & parking hassles. Parking lots that are closest to the trolley stop are listed below.
The City of Santa Cruz has 22 downtown parking lots. Sixteen are free, with time limits. The other six are pay parking. The map shows their locations.
Download a city parking brochure (999KB PDF)
Parking lots closest to the Exploration Center: