Santa Barbara Museum of Art
This thoughtfully curated, bite-sized art museum displays European and American masters – think Matisse and Diego Rivera – along with...
Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum
Stuffed with a hodgepodge of historical written artifacts, this detour is for history nerds and book and literature lovers. One of a...
This beautifully restored 1930s Spanish Moorish-style theater is home to the city’s symphony, ballet and opera, as well as touring...
Downtown, this sunlight-splashed cafe stirs up a gourmet Southern-inspired menu that’s a masterpiece. From the cinnamon-apple beignets...
1212 State St · interesting places nearby
At downtown's Granada Theatre, flickering candles and glowing lights fill this bar mixing unusual cocktails, pouring wines by the glass and dishing up Mediterranean tapas. Look for live jazz, open-mic and comedy nights.