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Alsea Bay Bridge Interpretive Center

620 NW Spring Street, Waldport, OR 97394
+1 541-563-2002
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Most Well Rounded Visitor's Center in Oregon

Wow! History of travel on the Oregon Coast, a great video on the construction of the new bridge inn... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
John L
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West Pennant Hills, Australia
Hundreds of seal under the bridge

Walked over the bridge and spotted hundreds of seals on the sand bars east and west of the bridge... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Roger R
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Minnesota
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620 NW Spring Street, Waldport, OR 97394
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow! History of travel on the Oregon Coast, a great video on the construction of the new bridge inn 1991, friendly volunteers, and travel info for all of Oregon, especially Waldport. Well worth the stop.

Thank John L
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Walked over the bridge and spotted hundreds of seals on the sand bars east and west of the bridge - spotted even more in the distance east by the power line that crosses the river Just east we also say a bald eagle family of...More

Thank Roger R
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

This center is full of the history of our little Waldport. Pictures galore and lots of info about how and why Waldport has survived through the years. Fishing and lumber industry and people who love the beach combine to give this little city its flavor....More

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Reviewed 9 January 2018

Very Beautiful.. Worth seeing and taking a walk across. This bridge is part of the state history.. It is worth watching the incoming seals and sea lions from.

Thank tzirkle
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

The people in it were helpful and nice. There is a lot of parkin and beach access. Wonderful place to take some photos.

Thank chaplainmaryjane
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Reviewed 28 September 2017

The Alsea Bay Bridge is an impressive and vital bridge for the trip across Oregon. It is beautiful as well as functional and provides travelers a safe and fast passage along the highway. The Interpretive Center offers a video chronicling the construction of the bridge,...More

Thank L6953YVpaull
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

totally worth the short stop to learn about the bridge and the local area.. exhibits well done-- the view of the bay from the parking area is interesting.. lots of local fisherman and many seabirds reading on the under side of the bridge

Thank LaurettaYoung
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

This center was a combination interpretive center and visitor center. Lots of informational brochures on what to do in the area, maps and guides. There was a very friendly woman (not sure if staff or volunteer) who was extremely helpful answering our questions. Further into...More

Thank Mushroomminnow
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Reviewed 26 July 2017

Clamming, crabbing on the coast ...here's a place to get you started. I never had realized this is ground zero for clamming in Asea Bay.

Thank Joey G
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Reviewed 2 May 2017

Nice interesting information center, friendly staff, good parking, even for a small RV. Not a whole lot to see, but what is presented is very well done, interesting, worth the visit.

Thank Steve S
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