Living Coast Discovery Center
Interactive living museum devoted to endangered Southern California coastal wetlands, located in Sweetwater Marsh National Wildlife Refuge. Visitors meet a shuttle bus at the Bayfront E Street Trolley Station or at the center's parking lot at the foot of E Street and Bay Boulevard.
ExhibitsPassport to the Pacific features several new animal ambassadors, including a scarlet macaw, blue tongued skink, tokay gecko, land and aquatic hermit crabs, banded archerfish, and Australian and Central Pacific coral reef communities. They join dozens of the Living Coast’s year-round animal favorites from the Pacific region, including the Eastern Pacific green sea turtles, two-spot and giant Pacific octopus, and various species of sharks, rays, snakes, frogs, fish, birds of prey, and more. Includes a number of new interactive components for guests to experience in their Pacific wildlife journey, including a hanging mangrove, video rain forest “tree,” and a Velcro wall to “climb” like a gecko. “Selfie stops” will also be set up throughout the exhibit for guests to capture their wildlife travel experience. The exhibit, which is included with paid admission to the Living Coast, runs March 19 through Labor Day, September 5.
|Sunday||10 a.m. to 5 p.m.|
|Tuesday||10 a.m. to 5 p.m.|
|Wednesday||10 a.m. to 5 p.m.|
|Thursday||10 a.m. to 5 p.m.|
|Friday||10 a.m. to 5 p.m.|
|Saturday||10 a.m. to 5 p.m.|
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