Welcome to the Outdoors Santa Barbara Visitor Center.

Located in the Waterfront of Santa Barbara's working harbor, the visitor center offers one of the best views of the city, beaches, harbor, mountains, wharf and islands. Stepping inside the visitor center there are interpretive displays about Chumash culture, Spanish explorers, Missionaries and American Ranchers. Learn More.

Volunteer Spotlight - Roz

"The best part of volunteering at
the Outdoors Santa Barbara Visitors
Center is sharing this beautiful area
with the visitors to the center."

Volunteer Roz
Santa Barbara Maritime Museum CINMS Channel Islands National Park City of Santa Barbara