Seymour Marine Discovery Center

Monterey/Carmel Valley



Take advantage of the breathtaking views of Monterey Bay at the Seymour Marine Discovery Center for your special celebration. With two unique spots to create unforgettable memories, each room showcases the unmatched scenery of this beautiful location with grassy cliffs plunging into the deep blue of the Pacific Ocean. With a private deck that juts out onto the bluff, La Feliz Room leaves plenty of space to share your big day next to the sparkling ocean water. For larger parties, the Exhibit Hall can be opened up to combine three spacious rooms to allow you to showcase a panoramic view of the marine surroundings and enjoy the seaside experience. For spectacular sunsets and memorable photo opportunities, the Seymour Marine Discovery Center has everything you would need to tie the knot.

Venue Style

Banquet Hall/Restaurant, Event Center, Museum/Gallery, Ocean/Waterfront View, Beach, Outdoor


Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Outdoor Ceremony: 100 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 100 guests

Time Restrictions

The wedding package at the Seymour Center is available Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays and includes exclusive use of the La Feliz Room and La Feliz Deck from 10AM-11PM and exclusive use the Exhibit Hall and Shipwreck deck from 5-11PM.

Rental Fees

The facility rental fee is $3,350. Clients must be active members of the Seymour Center, our lowest membership being $40/year, and provide a Certificate of Insurance which ranges from $80-$150. A refundable security deposit of $1,000 is required. Additionally, a $500 down payment is required to book the date of the event.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Seymour Marine Discovery Center is estimated at between $2,800 and $17,131 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.


BYO, Choose from List



Amenities Included

Dance floor
Podium and/or stage
Tables and chairs provided
Day-of coordinator
Kitchen for prep only
Public parking

Special Restrictions

Wedding coordinator required
BYO alcohol
Venue must approve all decorations
General liability insurance required
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Approved outside caterer allowed
Amplified music OK indoors only
No smoking
Alcohol must be served by licensed bartender/caterer
Music must end by 10:00PM