The National Steinbeck Center is open seven days a week
from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
**The Center closes at 3 p.m. on the day
before Thanksgiving, on Christmas Eve (Dec. 24) and on New Year’s Eve (Dec.
**The Center is closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day.
Any other temporary closures will be posted on both this page and on our
Calendar of Events page at least one week prior to the closure.
The National Steinbeck Center offers a reduced admission rate ($2.00 off regular admission) for all patrons arriving to the Center after 4:00 p.m.
Monterey County Residents
Seniors (over 62), students,
teachers and military with ID
|Children 5 & under
Come celebrate 4th July with us! Monterey County Residents enjoy FREE entry on Saturday, July 4th.
Please bring proof of Monterey County residency (e.g. Drivers License, utilities bill).
OUR MUSEUM IS WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBLE
In addition, we have a wheelchair on-site that visitors are welcome to use.
Find out more about becoming a member.
Want to bring a group or your class? Check out our School Groups and Tour Groups pages, or give us a call at 831.775.4726.
Not sure how to get to the Center? Check out our Parking & Directions page.