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Seaside Aquarium

Features Animals
Open Now: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Whale skeleton is the main memory. Other sealife, lots of posted info. Off season (Oct. thru May... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Thomas L
Aquarium outing

The aquarium fits right in the little town of Seaside. The admission was very cheap and we had fun... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jerry C
Lakewood, Colorado
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200 N Prom, Seaside, OR 97138-5945
+1 503-738-6211
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All reviews octopus fish sea life touch tank harbor seals enjoyed feeding the seals seal food small place great for kids gift shop rainy day on display a lot of fun whole family tanks exhibits hands
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If you want your kids to see animals suffer, this is the place to go! In what is my favourite area of the Oregon coast, i'm ashamed that a local place such as this keeps their animals in such appalling conditions. They have around 11...More

Thank Noony_B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Help free the sealions please, they need your help, ask about them when you visit, get them free from the hell they are in

1  Thank Sisters007
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Got to feed the seals and it was so fun! Being one of the oldest aquariums on the west coast, it’s pretty small, but quite a cool assortment of sea life. Cute little gift shop. Found a coupon in a nearby shop in a pamphlet...More

1  Thank Monica K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place placed 11 fully grown seals in a tiny pool and makes them compete for food that visitors buy to feed them. This place is an animal prison. If you want your kids to see animals suffer, this is a place to go. Any...More

2  Thank tato4ka
Reviewed 1 week ago

There were 11 harbor seals at Seaside Aquarium living in an incredibly small tank being deprived of food, adequate living space, and enrichment. More like a North Korean prison than an aquarium. The place should be shut down. Don't visit.

3  Thank martyncymro
Reviewed 1 week ago

Whale skeleton is the main memory. Other sealife, lots of posted info. Off season (Oct. thru May) are short lines.

Thank Thomas L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The aquarium fits right in the little town of Seaside. The admission was very cheap and we had fun feeding the seals.

Thank Jerry C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This aquarium is small, but it has a lot to offer. Feeding the seals is the highlight. Great touch tanks and unique fish to see. There’s a very nice gift shop too. Definitely a must see in Seaside.

Thank Lisa L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

went there because it looked interesting from the outside, and it just happened to be right next to where we were staying. definitely worth the modest admission price, and watching and feeding the seals was a lot of fun. they are really animated when you...More

Thank casperntn1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It maybe small, it has a lot of local marine life in the tanks, but the 2 highlights are the Pacific Octopus and the Harbor Seals. The Harbor Seals are a joy to watch and feed. Watching them clap for their food is a great...More

Thank Brian C
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rachel g
June 28, 2017|
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Response from Aibhinn | Reviewed this property |
Adults are $8, children are $4.
Laurie B
October 15, 2016|
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Response from Maxwell S | Reviewed this property |
There aren't any see cucumbers in the aquarium. But there are star fish!
Fay D
August 1, 2016|
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Response from FoodieFan7771 | Reviewed this property |
I believe it was $6.00 per senior and good all day! You can get a hand stamp and come and go as you please.