ExplorOcean/Newport Harbor Nautical Museum 600 E Bay Ave, Newport Beach, CA92661 ExplorOcean/Newport Harbor Nautical Museum allows visitors to learn about the region's maritime heritage through a wide…More variety of family-oriented interactive exhibits, ship models, artifacts and art. Located in the heart of historic Balboa Fun Zone on Newport Bay. ExplorOcean/Newport Harbor Nautical Museum features a touch-tank where visitors can enjoy a mix of hands-on activities, interactive programs and special performances. ExplorOcean/Newport Harbor Nautical Museum also features galleries that include The Steele Model Pavilion, the East Wing (Sea of Adventure), Newport and the Extraordinary People galleries. Its goal is to connect visitors to the adventure, inspiration and mystery of the sea with an emphasis on the human experience and man’s impact as it relates to the marine environment.
ExplorOcean 600 E Bay Ave, Newport Beach, CA92661 ExplorOcean is proud to introduce the nation’s premiere ocean literacy center. Our Center has been designed to educate…More our visitors to the essential principles of ocean literacy through exciting hands-on activities. From mapping the ocean floor to manning an ROV, in the Ocean Literacy Center no one keeps their hands to themselves! So roll up your sleeves and dive in- an ocean of wonders awaits!