Charleston Marine Life Center

Southern Oregon Coast

This fantastic new little museum/aquarium has lots of interactive displays plus views out over the harbor. Touch a whale on a screen to hear its song, pet a baby seal pelt, watch a fun film larva or pick up a sea urchin from a tank. It's run by the Oregon Institute of Marine Biology.

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