Membership Information

Thank you for your interest in becoming a member of the Santa Barbara Maritime Museum. Your membership supports SBMM’s mission to create quality exhibits and educational experiences that celebrate the Santa Barbara Channel and illuminate our rich connections to the sea. Upon signing up for SBMM membership, we will mail you a packet with your membership card and all of the discount cards and pertinent information within 3 – 4 weeks. Note – Once payment is received and processed, you are in the SBMM member system and can come to the Museum before receiving the physical card. For assistance, please contact Jane Lindsey at or by calling (805) 456 – 8744.

Basic SBMM Membership Benefits

  • Membership card allowing free admittance for one year
  • Advance notice & Special Invitations to museum events, lectures, and programs plus special rates for certain lectures & programs
  • 10% discount on purchases at the SBMM Store
  • 20% discount on Sea Landing services including Condor Express & Truth Aquatics
  • 20% discount on kayak, SUP, or surf rentals from Paddle Sports Center
  • 10% discount (Excluding photography equipment) plus special rates on dive certifications at the Blue Water Hunter Dive Shop
  • 10% discount on everything at SB Sailing Center excluding Instructional Sailing packages Plus one-time use: 2-for-1 kayak or SUP rental & 2-for-1 Harbor Cruise
  • 20% discount on a cruise aboard the Sunset Kidd
  • 10% discount at the Santa Barbara Fish Market