Walks and Workshops

Join the Museum for Nature Connections that bring us closer to our surroundings. Learn new skills, visit new places, or discover familiar places in a whole new way!  Do you have an idea for a future walk or workshop?  Let us know at education@santacruzmuseum.org.

Upcoming Event:


Guided Hike of the Pogonip
August 26 | 9:30AM – 12 PM

Pre-registration required. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
Price: $15 Adult | $10 Children | 50% off for Museum Members
Location:  Pogonip Park, Santa Cruz

Join Museum guides on a 2-mile hike through Pogonip Park. Explore the natural communities in this park including Redwood Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, and Prarie while identifying native plants, spotting animals, and learning the natural and cultural history that has shaped the landscape.

The Museum leads similar hikes for school groups throughout the year and would like to welcome the community to join us for this family-friendly outing. Elementary school teachers are especially encouraged to join us to learn how our programs can complement your curriculum.

Children must be accompanied by an adult. Details and meeting location will be shared upon registration.