113 Harbor Way
Santa Barbara, CA 93109
Santa Barbara Maritime Museum Website »
SBMM mission is to preserve and celebrate the maritime heritage of the California Coast and present it to the public in an interesting and exciting way.
SBMM has Commercial diving and fishing, Historic fishing boats, History of Surfing, Shipwrecks, Environmental movement, Chumash, Island ranching, Art, Military Actions, Ship models, Interactive exhibits, 1969 oil spill, Channel Island History, Diving Bell and much more. Daily films, monthly lectures, facility rentals and annual events are also offered.
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