Oregon Coast Aquarium
The Oregon Coast Aquarium is one of Oregon’s top tourist attractions, and one of the nation’s top aquariums. The Aquarium strives to be a center of excellence for ocean literacy and plays an active role in conservation and animal rehabilitation efforts. Over 40,000 students visiting the aquarium each year.
You can expect to see a wide variety of sea life and marine mammals at the Oregon Coast Aquarium exhibits. A series of indoor exhibits showcase broad range of sea life, including rockfish, crabs, flatfish, sea stars and anemones. Outdoors you’ll find sea lions, harbor seals, sea otters, a giant pacific octopus and a sea bird aviary. In the Passages of the Deep exhibit, sharks, rays, rockfish, halibut and skates swim freely around you as you walk down a 200 foot acrylic tube walkway.