We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The ca88亚洲城娱乐官网 website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Pacific Marine Mammal Center

Features Animals
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Review Highlights
Awesome place for rescued seals

Took my girls here for a visit. They loved all the seals. Our guide had a ton of information, so... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Amanda O
Very Educational for All Ages!

They are doing great work and are excited to share. It’s a quick visit (about 1 hour) because it’s... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Natalie A
Reno, Nevada
via mobile
Read all 234 reviews
All photos (82)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
The Pacific Marine Mammal Center rescues, rehabilitates and releases marine mammals and inspires ocean stewardship through research, education and collaboration. We are open to the public for visitors every day from 10am - 4pm. We are closed on...more
Closed Now
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
See all hours
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
As featured in 3 Days in Laguna Beach
20612 Laguna Canyon Rd, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-1137
+1 949-494-3050
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Laguna Beach
from $95.00
More Info
from $100.00
More Info
from $85.00
More Info
Reviews (234)
Filter reviews
231 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsseals and sea lionsnon profitgreat organizationbeautiful animalsdonations are acceptedsmall facilitygift shopdonation boxanimal rescuetheir natural habitatsick animalstheir effortslearn somethingsea lifethis wonderful placeopen to the publicfree admission
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 231 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago

Took my girls here for a visit. They loved all the seals. Our guide had a ton of information, so much that my girls got overwhelmed and bored. Maybe limit info to a little less for small kids..

Thank Amanda O
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

They are doing great work and are excited to share. It’s a quick visit (about 1 hour) because it’s a small facility but so worth the stop. Cute little gift shop and proceeds go directly back into care for the animals. We had grandparents and...More

Thank Natalie A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Pacific Marine Mammal Center is a great sightseeing stop. Educational to learn about the plight of mammals in our ocean. They do a great job rehabiliting the mammals so they can return to the sea. It is amazing to see a seal successfully reintroduced...More

1  Thank terryl302
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family visited the Pacific Marine Mammal Center on a Friday afternoon. It is very easy to find as it is right off Laguna Canyon Road. There is a small parking lot outside the complex by the blue sign. After entering we were met by...More

1  Thank GoVols79
Reviewed June 9, 2018

We visited based on a recommendation from our hotel. So glad we took their advice. What a great way to see seals and sea lions up close. We stayed at least an hour and watched the staff feed the animals—quite a task since some are...More

Thank Lornel P
Reviewed May 13, 2018

If you are in the area this place is definitely worth the stop. The volunteer who spoke to us was very helpful and friendly. My daughter is an advocate for the humane treatment of all animals-she actually researched and prepared a presentation on behalf of...More

1  Thank klimtfan2016
Reviewed May 8, 2018

It is truly amazing to see what they do to rescue these beautiful animals and anyone who is a nature lover will enjoy being this close to them. The Center does a great job of educating visitors on the species, issues, treatments, feeding, etc. A...More

Thank AndrewOAz
Reviewed March 16, 2018

Easy to find, fun informative, small and so worthwile. We were given a 30 minute guide and chat by a worker from Oklahoma, she was really fun and informative. Highly recommend this easy to find and valuable community enterprise on the main canyon road

2  Thank keithgiles2018
Reviewed February 14, 2018

This place is great for a quick visit. You will see some rescue sea lions or other sea mammals and learn a little about their situation. This place is not a major tourist attraction and you will probably not spend a lot of time there...More

2  Thank Hairycalgrad
Reviewed February 9, 2018

if you love sea life then vist gthis place and support them they doo such a greta job looking after ten sick animals and freturning them to a good life

Thank skylane72
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
December 4, 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from chrisbishtx | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are. I was there several months ago and I remember them saying donations were tax exempt.
amy v
July 15, 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from JonnyDub | Reviewed this property |
After that last horrible incident, they apparently need a security guard after hours. Of course you can't just drop off one of those, but a donation towards acquiring/supporting one might be on their list.