Sea Lion Center, San Francisco

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#23 of 46 in Parks in San Francisco
Operated and managed by Aquarium of the Bay, the Sea Lion Center is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that offers free interpretive programs to compliment one of San Francisco’s most popular attractions. Over six million annual visitors will be able to learn all about these boisterous animals through exhibits and one-on-one interactions with naturalists. Guests can learn about these charismatic mammals, their history at PIER 39 and ongoing impacts and challenges to their habitat, as well as what they, as visitors, can do to help. The Sea Lion Center includes a classroom and exhibit space located directly above the sea lions regular hangout on PIER 39’s K-Dock.
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  • July 28, 2017
    California is a terrific place to see wildlife, particularly aquatic, naturally and up close., along the coast. They are an essential & important part of our world.  more »
  • July 25, 2017
    Once you have seen the sealions on pier 39 at the end of pier go upstairs there's a small room that tells you about the sealions, etc.  more »
  • July 25, 2017
    The docks were loaded with Sea Lions when we visited. So entertaining just to watch them sleep or play or fight. It's something we just don't get to see very often out east, so it was worth it to spen...  more »

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