Wednesday, August 03, 2011

Dana Point Ocean Institute

The Ocean Institute in Dana Point is open to the public on Saturdays and Sundays, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Unique maritime and ocean-themed items are available in the Chambers Gallery every day, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Located at 24200 Dana Point Harbor Drive, Dana Point, in beautiful Dana Point Harbor along the coast of Southern California. Visitors can view hundreds of marine animals in aquaria and touch tanks, witness animal feedings and enjoy ocean-themed exhibits. The Institute is ajacent to the Dana Point Marine Life Refuge; Institute scientists lead regular tours of its tide pools as well.Dana Point Ocean Institute