Turtle Bay
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at Turtle Bay Exploration Park

Fall/Winter Park Hours
(September 5 - April 30, 2018)

Wednesday - Friday, 9am - 4pm
Saturday & Sunday, 10am - 4pm
Closed Monday & Tuesday

Museum Store & Coffee Bar
Monday - Saturday, 8:30am - 5pm
Sundays 9:30am - 5pm

Daily 10am - 7pm/Dusk

Garden Nursery
Friday & Saturday, 9am - 1pm

Park Closed
Thanksgiving, Christmas Day, New Years Day
Please note, this does not reflect closures related to annual Park maintenance or future Park/hotel construction.

Turtle Bay Exploration Park
844 Sundial Bridge Drive
Redding, California 96003

Phone: (530) 243-8850
Email: info@turtlebay.org



General Park Admission

Adults (Ages 16-64) $16
Children (Ages 4-15)* $12
Seniors (Ages 65+) $12
*Free Admission for ages 0-3

Member Park Admission 

Free Park Admission 


Afternoon Special, 2:30pm - 4pm, $5 OFF
Seniors Wednesdays, $5 OFF

Nickel & Dime Days
5th and 10th of the month (valid only days that Park is open)
Adult (16+) Reduced Admission to $10
Child (4-15) and Seniors (64+) Reduced Admission to $5

Redding Library
Are you a Redding Library Card Holder? Check out your benefits here! 

Free Admission Days 

Kool April Nites
April 29, 2017 (with purchase of Kool April Nites ticket)

Active Military Personnel
FREE admission to current active duty, guard & reserve PLUS up to five (5) family members.

Veterans receive free admission on Veteran's Day.

Additional Park Information

Hours and admission subject to change without notice. Prices do not include entrance to specially ticketed exhibitions. For Group rates call 242-3108.

Pets are not allowed inside the Museum, the Museum Store & Coffee Bar and the Forest Camp, but are allowed on the Sundial Bridge, the River Trail and in the McConnell Arboretum & Botanical Gardens.

For safety reasons, children under the age of 16 must be accompanied at all times by a supervising adult, parent or guardian.


Families of Turtle Bay 

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