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Richard C. Wheeler Bay Learning Center

114 Front St, New Bedford, MA 02740-7264
+1 508-999-6363
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Learn more about Buzzards Bay

Give your kids an overview of the Buzzards Bay watershed, the streams, ponds and rivers that feed... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2017
pearlyww
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Westport MA USA
Worth a stop!

Thoroughly enjoyed our visit!! Very interesting 3-D map of Buzzards Bay, lots of information, and... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2016
GeorgiaLucy41
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Falmouth, Massachusetts
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Discover your Buzzards Bay at the Richard C. Wheeler Bay Learning Center, a free environmental exploration center located in downtown New Bedford’s Historic District. The Bay Learning Center is your destination to learn more about our local waters and how you can protect and enjoy them. Explore our 3-D Buzzards Bay map, fish tanks, and more. Open weekdays 9-5.
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13 Nov 2017
“Learn more about Buzzards Bay”
31 Dec 2016
“Worth a stop!”
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114 Front St, New Bedford, MA 02740-7264
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+1 508-999-6363
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Reviewed 13 November 2017

Give your kids an overview of the Buzzards Bay watershed, the streams, ponds and rivers that feed the Bay and their need for careful protection. Teach your children their activities far from the Bay affect the life in the Bay. Home of the BayKeepers watching...More

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Reviewed 31 December 2016

Thoroughly enjoyed our visit!! Very interesting 3-D map of Buzzards Bay, lots of information, and knowledgeable/friendly staff!!

Thank GeorgiaLucy41
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Named after a world-class kayaker, subject of a Nova Special "Haunted Cry of a Long Gone Bird," when he followed the route of the Great Auk, now extinct, from Funk Island N of Newfoundland to Buzzards Bay. Took the Auks a few weeks, Mr Wheeler,...More

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Reviewed 1 January 2016

The Richard C. Wheeler Bay Learning Center is an introduction to the advocative and visionary work of the Buzzards Bay Coalition. The exhibit is housed within the principal BBC administrative office building. The restored and green historic brick and granite building on Front Street gives...More

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