$9.50 - Children (under 2 years old FREE)
$12.50 - Adults
$8.50 - Students (13-17) & Seniors (62+)
Park entrance fee - $6/car

Tues – Sun, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Closed Mondays
Open Presidents' Day on Feb. 19:
10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Hours & Admission

Welcome to CuriOdyssey

Hands-on science exhibits
Play with original, interactive science exhibits.

View 19 wildlife exhibits, including a walk-through aviary.

Animal Presentations
Learn about our animals in live animal presentations.

CuriOdyssey Shop
Find great gift ideas for all ages – books, toys, gadgets, crafts, stuffed animals & experiments.

Coyote Point Park
Located on the bay at Coyote Point Recreation Area


1651 Coyote Point Drive, San Mateo, CA 94401
How to get here


Tuesday – Sunday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Closed Mondays

The last admission ticket is sold at 4:30 p.m.

CuriOdyssey will be open Presidents Day, Monday, Feb. 19, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Hours occasionally change due to special events and holidays. Please check Holiday Hours section below for updated information.

Ticket Prices

$12.50 Adults
$8.50 Seniors (62+)
$8.50 Students (13–17)
$9.50 Children (2–12)
Free for Infants (0–23 months)
$6 Coyote Point Park vehicle entrance fee

Members always receive free admission. Learn more about membership or become a member today! Plus, admission fees can be applied towards membership only on the same day as your visit.

You need to purchase your tickets in person if you are eligible for discounted admission or you are redeeming a coupon. Please refer t0 Discounts section below for discount information.

Teachers, Get in Free!

Teachers are always free with a valid Teacher ID.

Vehicle Entrance Fee

The vehicle entrance fee for parking in Coyote Point Recreation Area is $6 per car. There is an electronic pay station that accepts credit cards and cash (does not give change). Members receive free entrance and parking while visiting CuriOdyssey when they present a current membership card and valid parking pass to the Ranger at the gatehouse, and then display the parking pass on their vehicle’s dashboard. This member benefit is valid only during CuriOdyssey's open hours.

Guests with Disabilities

Check out our accessibility information.

Holiday & Special Hours

Holiday Hours

CuriOdyssey is closed on the following holidays:

  • Fourth of July
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Eve and Christmas Day
  • New Year’s Day

CuriOdyssey is open on the following holidays from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. (unless otherwise noted):

  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day
  • Presidents’ Day
  • Easter
  • Memorial Day
  • Labor Day
  • Halloween Closed if on Monday; otherwise closing at 3 p.m.
  • Veterans Day
  • Day after Thanksgiving
  • New Year’s Eve Closing at 3 p.m.
Community Days
Animal Policy
Museum Store Hours

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1651 Coyote Point Drive
San Mateo, CA 94401


CuriOdyssey is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, Tax ID 94-1262434

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