$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
Halloween 10 a.m. - 3 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.

Hours occasionally change due to special events and holidays. Please check Holiday Hours 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.

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.



Group Visits: CuriOdyssey offers discounted admission for groups of 10 or more. Click here for more information.

Military Discount: 50% off regular admission to military families (with ID). CuriOdyssey is pleased to partner again with Blue Star Museums to offer free admission to active duty military families from Memorial Day to Labor Day (with ID).

EBT: Please be prepared to show photo I.D. and Golden State Advantage card.

KQED/KTEH Discount: 25% off regular adult admission (with ID).

Holiday & Special Hours
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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