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Arthur D. Feiro Marine Life Center

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Address: 315 N Lincoln St, Port Angeles City Pier, Port Angeles, WA 98362-2924
Phone Number: +1 360-417-6254
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The Feiro Marine Life Center is a non-profit organization that runs a...

The Feiro Marine Life Center is a non-profit organization that runs a Public Aquarium on the Port Angeles City Pier and provides educational programs in the community.

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Wonderful learning center

Very good displays with very knowledgeable people to explain the animals. Lots of hands-on young and old kids.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Gulf Shores, Alabama
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 325 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is small but has a few exhibits. I only stayed for about twenty minutes. There are multiple tanks with starfish, anenomes, shellfish and fish. There is a giant octopus in one tank as well and this was the highlight. I looked over the whale siting maps and read about the history for a little bit. They have some... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good displays with very knowledgeable people to explain the animals. Lots of hands-on young and old kids.

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Truckee
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

We all walked in and we're fretting nicely and taken around all the tanks with the nicest and most informative gentleman we could have hoped for. He really knew about all the "creatures" in there and made our visit so interesting. A nice surprise!!

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Deventer, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Very nice little marine life center. Lots of explanations and you can touch even all kind of different fish, crabs etc. Great place

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Fridley, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Heading into Port Angeles I noticed this little place in my AAA book. It said it was FREE after Labor Day so we figured we would stop in. When we arrived the front desk staff said they had changed their policy and it was not free. We were initially bummed, but paid since we had made the effort to stop... More 

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Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

This is a very small marine science center, but that's its charm. I went with my uncle (2 adults) and spent an hour there with the volunteer. We learned a TON about marine life in the area. It's a great little center and would be appropriate for kids about ages 4-12. But pay attention if you have kids -- not... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

What I particularly like about the Marine Life Center is the hands-on tank in which you get to pick up sea stars, etc. It's a wonderful experience.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

The volunteers are very knowledgeable and enjoyable. The improvements are making this small marine center enjoyable for the whole family!

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

First, the $4 all day admission for adults is a great value. The aquarium pipes its water in from the harbor, so there are all sorts of sea creatures in the tanks. The three touch tanks were awesome! Volunteer Burt was GREAT! He put barnacles, plankton, and sea water under a microscope so we could see them. He knew so... More 

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Mountain Home, Idaho
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

We were in Port Angeles to attend a wedding so didn't have much time. This and the other smaller marine center were right by our hotel and we thoroughly enjoyed it.

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