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The Oregon Coast Aquarium is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization located in Newport, on the beautiful Oregon Coast. Our mission is to create unique and engaging experiences that connect you to the Oregon coast and inspire ocean conservation. The...more
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This well maintained aquarium is an asset to Newport and Oregon. The presentation of the exhibits is accessible to all ages. The information provided with the exhibits is educational and helps visitors from other regions understand the Oregon coast better. The outdoor exhibits are well...More
Second visit (see my review from 2014); this time with two senior citizens, one of them with walking disabilities. Some nice changes in the last four years; remodeled exhibits and one new addition - although the place is still rather small and pricey. But I...More
Haven’t been to the aquarium in Newport OR in years; was very nice to visit again.
Was pleased at all the expanded exhibits. Some truly great examples of local and foreign sea life.
Watching the sea otter feeding was a highlight of our visit, as...More
My wife and I attended the Aquarium on Veterans Day. The Oregon Coast Aquarium was very classy in letting vets in for free, and their family members for %10 off. Thank you.
They have a nice variety of sea life, etc. We enjoyed walking through...More
Serious road trip to the coast. Had to go see where Free Willy's home was. Had to spend many hours watching him on his web cam when my girls were growing up. Nothing was posted about him... Nothing. Very disappointed.
I have been to the aquarium over the years probably 5 or 6 times and like how the exhibits change. I wish the cost was a little more reasonably priced, it's getting quite expensive even just for 2 tickets is close to $50. Even taking...More
I thought this aquarium did a great job with all the interactions especially for children. I enjoyed the shipwreck part, of course the otter, harbor seals, and the passages of the deep. I didn't enjoy the aviary and I thought the jellyfish display was disappointing.
The admission for adult is actually 22.95 (via their website) Seniors & Young adults are 19.95, A child (age 3 to 12) is 14.95 and Infants and Toddlers (0-2) are free. Our hotel gave us a coupon that either a child's... More
The admission for adult is actually 22.95 (via their website) Seniors & Young adults are 19.95, A child (age 3 to 12) is 14.95 and Infants and Toddlers (0-2) are free. Our hotel gave us a coupon that either a child's admission was free or 10% off total cost. As my kids were free we got the % off.