Admission Prices

Adults (13+)$20
Children (3-12)$15
Children (2 and under)Free!
Student Discount$20 $16
Senior Discount (Ages 65+)$20 $16

Advance tickets or reservations are not required. Click here to view discounts, offers, & accommodations

Adults and children with disabilities receive a 20% discount on their admission and one complimentary attendant ticket. Accessible parking is available. Please call (619) 409-5900 for more information.
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If you love your visit and want to come back again and again, you can apply the cost of your total admission to any level membership at the Living Coast!


Animal Presentations

Wednesday - Sunday at 10:30 AM

Signature Event - Eagles

Sharks & Rays
Wednesday - Sunday at 1:30 PM

Signature Event - Sharks & Rays

Sea Turtle
Wednesday - Sunday at 2:30 PM

Signature Event - Sea Turtle

Featured Upcoming Events:

Team Up to Clean Up: Sweetwater Marsh

 Sweetwater Marsh Clean-Up Join us for a Team Up to Clean Up event at the Sweetwater Marsh and help us protect and care for our coastal environment! Participants will pick
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Living Coast Discovery Center, 1000 Gunpowder Point Dr.
Chula Vista, CA 91910 United States
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View our full schedule of events.

What To Know Before Your Visit

Parking Lot & Shuttle: 
Our free parking lot is located west of the corner of Bay Blvd. and E St. in Chula Vista. Turn onto Gunpowder Point Dr., then take the first exit out of the traffic circle, and turn left into the parking lot. After parking, wait for the complimentary shuttle.


Gift Shop:
Pardon our appearance! Our gift shop is currently under construction. It is open to guests but has temporary fixtures.

We accept all major credit cards, cash, and all contactless forms of payment.

Members receive free admission to the Living Coast. Purchase your membership online before visiting

View our Visiting Guidelines.

Please note:
The Shorebird Aviary is temporarily closed.