Santa Cruz Children’s Museum of Discovery Grand Opening

I attended the Santa Cruz Children’s Museum of Discovery Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on November 15 2014. I shot some video of both the ribbon cutting and a variety of the exhibits…which you could hardly see, because there were so many people there. In fact, they counted over 2,000 people through the doors […]

Museum of Discovery Opens Saturday November 15

The day that many of us have been waiting for is about to arrive! The Santa Cruz Children’s Museum of Discovery opens Saturday November 15 in the Capitola Mall. The grand opening starts at 10 AM and lasts until 6 PM, when I am sure they will have to be pushing people out the doors […]

Santa Cruz Children’s Museum of Discovery

The Santa Cruz Children’s Museum of Discovery is not actually located in Aptos – but it’s right next door in Capitola, and it’s such an amazing place that were it actually located in Aptos, it surely would be an Aptos Gem. And although it isn’t physically in Aptos, there’s no question that many Aptos children […]

Seacliff Beach Visitor’s Center

The Seacliff Visitor’s Center is another Aptos Gem. The Visitors’ Center is where you go to learn about the SS Palo Alto, and also about the marine life and environment of the area. They have a little pool where the kids can touch starfish, anemones, etc. Sometimes you can make kites there too. Ask them […]

Aptos History Museum

If you’re looking to dig into Aptos’ past, the place to start is the Aptos History Museum. It’s located just off the State Park Drive freeway exit, adjacent to the Best Western Seacliff Inn (and Severino’s Bar and Grill). The Aptos History Museum is a wonderful community asset with a fantastic collection of local artifacts, […]