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Due to the recent avian influenza outbreak in Northern California, our raptor and walkthrough aviaries are closed to the public until the outbreak subsides. This was done out of an abundance of caution to protect our resident birds and keep them safe. We appreciate your understanding. To read more, click here.

PLAN YOUR VISIT

Come visit us at CuriOdyssey's Museum & Zoo!

Hours

Open Tuesday – Sunday: 10am – 5pm.
Closed Mondays

Upcoming special Monday open hours (10am-5pm): Feb. 20
Upcoming early closures: Feb. 9 (3pm), Mar. 15-16 (1pm), Mar. 19. (2pm)

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

  • Presidents Day: 10am–5pm
  • Labor Day: 10am–5pm
  • Halloween: open until 3pm
  • New Year's Eve: open until 3pm

Closed For

  • Martin Luther King Jr Day
  • Juneteenth
  • Fourth of July
  • Indigenous Peoples’ Day (formerly known as Columbus Day)
  • 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. As of 1/21/23, CuriOdyssey's main parking lot is closed temporarily. There is parking available in the Marina and Eucalyptus parking lots that are a little farther from the facility.

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. As of 1/21/23, CuriOdyssey's main parking lot is closed temporarily. There is parking available in the Marina and Eucalyptus parking lots that are a little farther from the facility.

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 , ROAM 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).

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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