Operating Hours & Seasons
The park is open all year. However, the visitor centers in Ventura and Santa Barbara are closed Thanksgiving and December 25th.
The Robert J. Lagomarsino Channel Islands National Park Visitor Center is open from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm daily.
The Outdoors Santa Barbara Visitor Center is open from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm daily.
Did You Know?
Channel Islands National Park has more endangered species that only exist within this park than any other unit of the National Park Service. This means that survival of these plants and animals depends entirely on our ability to protect and restore the habitat of the five park islands.