#OptOutside The Dana Point Ocean Institute Friday November 27 2015

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The Dana Point Ocean Institute is open on #OptOutside Black Friday November 27 2015.

This is a Dana Point Family Friendly Event.

Need something to do with your Thanksgiving guest?

Visit the Ocean Institute!

Activities for the day include tours of the Brig Pilgrim and the Maddie James Seaside Learning Center,

along with the new Headlands & Beyond exhibit area and experiments.

The Dana Point Ocean Institute is open from 10:00am to 4:00pm Friday November 27 2015.

The Dana Point Ocean Institute is located at 24200 Dana Point Harbor Drive.

There is free parking near the Ocean Institute.

General admission fees applies to the weekday exhibit area.

Extended activities:

For an additional $3/person, visitors can participate in the Masters of Disguise at 11am, 12:30pm and 2pm where they will dissect a squid, discover what a sea star feels like, and learn about camouflage techniques of the two-spotted octopus.

Seating is limited and on a first come first served basis.

The Day After Thanksgiving Schedule:
10:00am – Open
10:30am – Story hour in the boathouse
11:00am – Masters of Disguise incl. Squid Dissection
11:30am – Tour the brig Pilgrim
12:00pm – Tour the Maddie James Seaside Learning Center
12:30pm – Masters of Disguise incl. Squid Dissection
1:00pm – Tour of the Ocean Education Center
1:30pm – Tour the Maddie James Seaside Learning Center
2:00pm – Masters of Disguise incl. Squid Dissection
2:30pm – Tour of the Ocean Education Center
3:00pm – Tour the brig Pilgrim
3:30pm – Tour the Maddie James Seaside Learning Center
4:00pm – Close

What is included with General Admission – Weekdays

On weekdays the campus bustles with eager students on educational field trips.

The Ocean Institute invites you explore their Headlands and Beyond exhibit area that includes:

– Local sea creatures in the Rocky Reef tank
– Interactive Globe
– ROV touchscreen
– Pop-up experiments
– Children’s playscape
– Tour the Maddie James Seaside Learning Center floating on the harbor.

Exhibits open:
The atrium, alcove, courtyard and the Maddie James Seaside Learning Center only.

Cost:
$5/person
Members & children under 2 are free

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