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Address: 1021 N Harbor Dr, Redondo Beach, CA 90277-6912
Phone Number: +1 310-318-7438
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Tue - Fri 09:00 - 15:30
Sat 10:00 - 16:00

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Great Educational Experience

The SEA Lab operates on local support and donations only. It was wonderful to learn about local species and to get to touch corn sharks, sea anemones, starfish, and sea cucumbers... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Manchester, Ohio

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Manchester, Ohio
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11 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The SEA Lab operates on local support and donations only. It was wonderful to learn about local species and to get to touch corn sharks, sea anemones, starfish, and sea cucumbers. I recommend visiting and donating as much as you can afford.

Thank legges502
Redondo Beach, California
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Most of the exhibits were empty. Guess someone broke in and took the Fisk and they never recovered from it. Sad.

Thank djevans376
New Hampshire
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23 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

Great place to stop while your on a bike ride, walking or just passing by. They have viewing tanks inside and several outside with stations for kids to learn about how they can help protect the ocean.

Thank Sisterutely
Manassas, Virginia
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155 reviews
68 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

The SEA lab has a lot of animals! We took the outside touch tank tour which was very cool! Inside the building, there were exhibits filled with animals as well!

Thank Jonathan T
Moose, Wyoming
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

Pleasantly surprised by this FREE activity right near the beach. The complimentary tour on weekdays was great for our one year old daughter and the intern was so knowledgeable and great with children. Highly reccommend checkign this out because they have some really cool fish including a 300 pound sea bass!

Thank wykristen
Redondo Beach, California
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41 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Great educational but fun experience for kids, lots of hands on and great for younger ones too. We live walking distance and go often and the kids are never bored (6 years old). Wonderful staff!

Thank jeff M
Torrance, California, United States
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

I visited as part of an event with One Surf Fly. I was impressed that something so informative, hands on, and free is in my backyard. The staff was helpful and knowledgeable, and the exhibits were fantastic.

Thank Marshall J
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40 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

I've taken my 3rd and 4th grade class here, and they have a program where they come to you besides!!! Great learning experience, touch tanks, and knowledgeable people working here.

Thank susanj329
Redcar, United Kingdom
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367 reviews
161 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 698 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016

Admission is free to the open yard with its large pool of barracudas, eels and rays, and to the indoor displays in the HQ/Admin building. For a very modest fee you can join the guided tours in the 'back lot' where there are a dozen tanks of varying sizes, each with a cross-section of sea-life. Some are open topped and... More 

Thank Steve M
Northwest Indiana/Chicago
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57 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

The SEA Lab is a rescue/rehad facility for idealize caught in the water intakes for the power plant nearby. Nearly all the creatures there are local. It is small but very up-close and personal and the exhibits are well-done. There are moray eels, sharks, large sea bass, lobsters, and halibut, among others. During the afternoon tours (1:00, 2:00, 3:00), a... More 

Thank DunesMom

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