As an independent, 501(c)3 educational nonprofit, Seacoast Science Center relies on generous donors to advance its mission to inspire conservation of our Blue Planet.
We are so grateful for your support!
Our goal is to advance coastal and ocean education that motivates all ages to preserve and protect our Blue Planet.

Your generosity allows us to create joyful and impactful experiences. Thank you!

By Mail

Seacoast Science Center
PO Box 570
Rye, NH 03870-0570

By Phone

To learn more about the ways you can support our mission to inspire conservation, please contact us at or 603-436-8043, ext. 17.

I am thrilled to support Seacoast Science Center with a monthly donation. Whether it be for educating children or adults, or to enable them to continue to innovate ways to keep our community engaged, SSC is a gem in our community and deserves our support!
Laurie L.

Giving Societies

Giving Society Members are dedicated advocates of SSC who provide support that is vital to our mission. If you make a gift at the Giving Society level, you will automatically be enrolled as a Giving Society Member and receive exclusive benefits and educational opportunities.

Seacoast Science Center Funds

Annual Fund

Provides financial support where it is needed the most, helping Seacoast Science Center advance its coastal and marine environmental education mission.

Camp Scholarship Fund

Provides financial aid for children of all ages who could not otherwise afford to attend Seacoast Science Center environmental day camps.

Coastal Education Fund

Provides financial aid for schools and groups who could not otherwise afford to attend a non-camp Seacoast Science Center program.

Exhibit Fund

Provides financial support for Seacoast Science Center’s exhibits, featuring live animals, interactive activities, and critical topics related to our region and world ocean.

Marine Mammal Rescue Fund

Provides financial support for the protection, response, and rescue of marine mammals on the coast, as well as Seacoast Science Center Marine Mammal Rescue community engagement efforts.

Wendy Tefft Social Service Fund

Provides Seacoast Science Center admission to families in need, qualifying non-profits, and  social service agencies in our region, giving the agencies’ clients the ability to visit the Center free of charge.

Planned Giving

Including Seacoast Science Center in your personal financial and estate plans helps ensure a stable and successful future for the Center. We accept a wide variety of these planned gifts and are happy to provide more information for you and your financial advisor.

Annual Reports

View our Annual Reports to learn how your support impacts our community.

Seacoast Science Center will be CLOSED today: Friday, April 5, 2024. Our utilities are currently down and need to get repaired before we are able to open for visitors. Thank you for your understanding. 

CLOSED today.

Seacoast Science Center is closed today due to inclement weather.