Coastal Discovery Center at San Simeon Bay (Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary), San Simeon

(4.6/5 based on 25+ reviews on the web)
Coastal Discovery Center at San Simeon Bay (Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary) is located in San Simeon. Plan to visit Coastal Discovery Center at San Simeon Bay (Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary) during your San Simeon vacation using our convenient San Simeon trip itinerary builder.
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TripAdvisor
  • A small information centre about wildlife in the area and the marine eco system. Informative and very friendly staff.
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  • We popped in here on our drive down Highway 1 to initially take a walk out onto San Simeon pier. It's a small discovery centre with staff volunteers with enthusiasm the size of the Pacific Ocean. What...  more »
  • My kids had lot of fun at this discovery center with fishes in the aquarium and lots of information about various sea creatures. Worth a visit and doesn't take more than 15-20 mins. The staff was extr...  more »
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  • Lovely discovery centre with helpful staff giving in depth information. Some interesting displays. Worth a visit.
  • Great little informational center, the staff were incredibly friendly, knowledgeable and helpful. We flipped through the displays pretty quickly, as they are geared more towards kids, but I still learned a few things. I would definitely return again with any questions though as they were great to talk to.