Our weekday admission of $5 per person was the best deal we have received in California in many years. The young docent, Shellsy,provided information and insight with a bright smile and enthusiasm. She was attentive to us and other guests and sensitive to the small...更多
excellent outing to entertain and educate the young ones. we all enjoyed the working sailing adventure on the wooden boat too. an amazing adventure for all. excellent walking path to the tide pools too.
This is a very nice little museum for kids. There are many hands-on activities and things to observe both inside and outside at the shore. The kids loved the chance to touch sea creatures, turn the wheel on a land-bound ship, etc. There is enough...更多
I was pretty disappointed in this place. I expected better displays than they delivered. It appears to be really more of a rudimentary working facility that let's the public in on weekends. There are some artful elements, but the tanks holding live specimens were arranged...更多
They do PHENOMENAL school and group programs here, but it's not a place you just show up with your kids and wander around. Try that and all you'll see is the gift shop. If you are considering this place for a group learning activity, I...更多
We went to the Ocean Institute. We have also attended some of their events in the past such as the Jazz Festival, the Tall Ship Festival, talks, and so forth.
Today we enjoyed seeing one of their tall ships The Pilgrim again. We also liked...更多
This institute does great work, but definitely geared towards children. We live in another coastal community so we had some questions about this coast, but none of the docents could answer our inquiries. A trip out on one of their excursions would be much more...更多