Marine Mammal Care Center Los Angeles

MMCC Los Angeles is a safe-haven hospital for marine mammals that become stranded in Santa Monica Bay, Malibu, Long Beach and the Ports.

Visitors can see seal and sea lion patients from a safe distance. Docent-led tours are available for groups of 10 or more.

High school students can earn community service hours and college/veterinary students can participate in their 10-week Husbandry Internship. MMCC has a variety of other volunteer opportunities, submit an application online.

MMCC also hosts educational events and activities throughout the year.

Animal viewing and parking is free.



3601 S. Gaffey St., #8, San Pedro
(310) 548-5677