Ocean Institute

Open to the public on weekends, families can go on a guided tide pool hike, kayak around the Dana Point harbor, or go on a whale and marine life tour aboard a research vessel. Tallship sails and bioluminescence night cruises are offered throughout the year. Visit their website for dates.

Birthday parties, camps, and programs for toddlers also available.


24200 Dana Point Harbor Drive, Dana Point
(949) 496-2274


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