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Main parking lot is limited during construction 9/19-9/28. See the new visitor parking map for alternate lots.  CuriOdyssey will be closed 9/27-9/28. Click here for info on aviary closure.

Closed Sept. 27-28.

PLAN YOUR VISIT

Come visit us at CuriOdyssey's Museum & Zoo!

Hours

Open Tuesday – Sunday: 10am – 5pm.
Reserving tickets online is recommended for non-members.

Closed Mondays, and September 27– 28

The last entry is at 4:30pm.

Ticket Prices

$19.95 Adults (18–61 years)
$15.95 Children (18 months–17 years)
$15.95 Students (with ID)
$15.95 Seniors (62+ years)
FREE Infants (0–17 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.

Discounts: If you qualify for discounted admission (Museums for All, ASTC or AZA reciprocal membership, teacher, military, etc.), discount tickets are available at the door on all open days from 10am until the last ticket sales at 4pm. Discount tickets are not sold in advance. If you have any questions about discount tickets please email [email protected]

Holiday Hours

  • Martin Luther King Jr Day: 10am–5pm
  • Presidents Day: 10am–5pm
  • Labor Day: 10am–5pm
  • New Year's Eve: open until 3pm

Closed For

  • Juneteenth
  • Fourth of July
  • Indigenous Peoples’ Day (formerly known as Columbus Day)
  • Halloween
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Eve and Christmas Day
  • New Year's Day

Location

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

Parking & 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 dashboard. This member benefit is valid only during CuriOdyssey's open hours and only in the Eucalyptus Grove parking lot, marina parking lot, and the Captain's House parking lot.

MAIN LOT WILL HAVE LIMITED PARKING DURING CONSTRUCTION 9/19-9/28. See the map for alternate parking locations.

Parking & 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 dashboard. This member benefit is valid only during CuriOdyssey's open hours and only in the Eucalyptus Grove parking lot, marina parking lot, and the Captain's House parking lot.

Accessibility

Check out our accessibility information.

Amenities

Some of our amenities have been modified in response to the Covid-19 pandemic, including:

Restrooms: CuriOdyssey's indoor and outdoor restrooms are available for our visitors.

Water Fountains: Drinking fountains are closed. You may bring your water bottle and refill it in The CuriOdyssey Shop.

Animal Policy

Check out our animal policy information.

Discounts

If you qualify for discounted admission (Museums for All, ASTC or AZA reciprocal membership, teacher, military, etc.), discount tickets are available at the door on all open days from 10am until the last ticket sales at 4pm. Discount tickets are not sold in advance. If you have any questions about discount tickets please email [email protected]

For inquiries about group sales, please use the Group Sales Inquiry Form.

Teachers: Teachers are always free with a valid Teacher ID.

Military Discount: 50% off regular admission to military families (with ID).

Free admission for the nation’s active-duty military personnel and their families, including National Guard and Reserve through the Blue Star Museums program begins on Armed Forces Day, Saturday, May 21, 2022 and ends on Labor Day, Monday, September 5, 2022.

Museums For All: Reduced admission for qualifying families. Examples of qualifying programs include EBT, SNAP, WIC and more.

KQED/KTEH Discount: 10% off regular adult admission (with ID).

Reciprocal Admission Program: CuriOdyssey participates in the reciprocal programs of ASTC, AZA, and ROAM. Please view our reciprocity for full details. If you have a current membership at a reciprocal institution, please call ahead to confirm reciprocity. Member card and photo I.D. required.

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LOCATION

1651 Coyote Point Drive
San Mateo, CA 94401

650-342-7755
[email protected]

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

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